PROPHET tour stops

Hope to see you out along the trail! Please remember that many of these stores also are happy to ship, so if you would like a signed/inscribed copy and are not near a tour stop, contact a Murder by the Book, Big Hat Books, or Poisoned Pen, etc. and reserve a copy....

THE PROPHET makes Nicholas Sparks sad…but in a good way

KW:The bookworm Troy Johnson question: What was the last book you read? NS: Prophet by Michael Koryta. It’s sad, but a really good story. [Chuckles] It’s not out yet, however. It’ll be published this fall. I got an advance copy....

Some early responses to THE PROPHET

Publishers Weekly thinks you should read it…a nice starred review. After three supernatural thrillers, Thriller Award–finalist Koryta (The Ridge) triumphantly returns to crime fiction with this multilayered exploration of guilt and redemption. A momentary lapse...

Thrilled to announce sale of PROPHET film rights

To one of the best book-to-film producers in the business, Nick Wechsler. http://www.deadline.com/2012/05/nick-wechsler-acquires-michael-koryta-novel-the-prophet-magic-mike-scribe-reid-carolin-to-adapt/ Among others, Nick has adapted such works as Cormac...

Come visit at Book Expo

BEA is open to the public for the first time, or so we are told, so come on down for Coffee With Koryta (really, this is what it is called, I’m not sure what it entails, but I’m guessing coffee) at the Javitz Center in New York on Thursday. Details below....

THE PROPHET starred review

A very nice advance review of THE PROPHET, which now has an August 7 release date. A starred review from Kirkus and a very generous quote from Donald Ray Pollock. “Friday Night Lights meets In Cold Blood in this powerful tale of distant brothers in a small Ohio...