Famous Authors’ First Time

My First Time is an anthology examining how famous thriller, crime and mystery authors got their first novel published. Not everyone has a first time. In fact, as Steve Berry points out, most never do. But for those who persevere and cross the finish line, the elation is palpable.

Harlan Coben                Play Dead
Michael Koryta             Tonight I Said Goodbye
Lawrence Block            Grifter’s Game
Randy Wayne White    Sanibel Flats
Tom Straw                      The Trigger Episode
Tess Gerritsen               Call after midnight
Gayle Lynds                   Masquerade
Scott Turow                   Presumed Innocent
Steve Berry                    The Amber Room
Lee Child                        Killing Floor
Michael Connelly         Black Echo
David Morrell                First Blood


Michael Koryta

Harlan Coben

Lawrence Block

Randy Wayne White

Tom Straw

Tess Gerritsen

Gayle Lynds

Scott Turow


Steve Berry

Gods of Guilt

Michael Connelly


David Morrell

Killing Floor

Lee Child




















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