An explanation of the Amazon issue

A Note From Michael:In a show of intimidation as the companies negotiate terms, Amazon has removed ALL pre-order capabilities for Hachette Book Group titles in all formats. That means you won’t be able to buy Those Who Wish Me Dead in hard copy or Kindle...

THOSE WHO WISH ME DEAD signing stops

If you do not live in these areas, please be aware that signed copies are available for pre-order from Murder by the Book, The Poisoned Pen, and the Mysterious Bookshop. If pre-ordered, all copies will be personalized as desired.Tuesday – June 03, 2014 ...

Kevin Powers on Those Who Wish Me Dead

“Michael Koryta’s THOSE WHO WISH ME DEAD is an absolutely thrilling read. I read most of it with my breath held, occasionally exhaling to ask myself, ‘What will happen next?’ I highly recommend it.”–Kevin Powers, author of the...
Sneak preview…

Sneak preview…

Preliminary cover design of the new one, due out in April. How about this gorgeous cover? Kudos to Ploy Siripant, Mario Pulice, and the rest of the LB team involved with the design. Amazing to see them turn a concept into a cover. A lot of hard work, to say the least....

Farewell to a great friend

I lost a great friend this week named George Juergens. A retired professor emeritus of history at Indiana University, George was introduced to me years ago by my writing mentor, Bob Hammel. We had regular lunches for years, first in my days at the newspaper in...

PROPHET screenwriter honored in Variety

Nice mention of Reid Carolin, who will be adapting The Prophet for Nick Weschler Productions. Reid was named one of the 10 Screenwriters to Watch by Variety. Very excited to see his adaptation. http://www.variety.com/article/VR1118062628