Release Day Reviews!

The book is out in all forms, from all retailers, and we hope you find your way to it. Here are some early reviews to hopefully whet your appetite.

First review — starred Booklist

Those Who Wish Me Dead, June 3, 2014 Release “Koryta, a widely praised veteran of cross-genre tales, has upped his game with this stand-alone’s seamless blend of western-wilderness thriller and mainstream crime fiction, with a prickly dab of horror. Ethan...

William Kent Krueger on THOSE WHO WISH ME DEAD

“Michael Koryta isn’t just one of the finest authors working in the crime genre today.  He’s simply one of today’s finest authors, period.  His stories are taut, compelling, and beautifully rendered.  His understanding of human nature—the good, the evil, and all...

John Hart on Those Who Wish Me Dead

“Reading Michael Koryta is like stepping into fast water. You don’t know where the current will take you, only that it’s strong and deep and likely to sweep you away. That’s what the best fiction does, and Koryta does it better than just about anyone...


The bestselling South African crime writer weighs in: “THOSE WHO WISH ME DEAD is beautifully written, perfectly paced, expertly structured, and simply unputdownable. Koryta is an absolute master.” –Deon Meyer, author of 13 HOURS