Bruce DeSilva

Bruce DeSilva's crime fiction has won the Edgar and Macavity Awards; has been listed as a finalist for the Shamus, Anthony, and Barry Awards; and has been published in ten foreign languages. His short stories have appeared in Akashic Press's award-winning noir anthologies. He has reviewed books for The New York Times Sunday Book Review and Publishers Weekly, and his reviews for The Associated Press have appeared in hundreds of other publications. Previously, he was a journalist for forty years, most recently as writing coach world-wide for The Associated Press, editing stories that won nearly every major journalism prize including the Pulitzer. He has worked as a consultant for fifty newspapers, taught at the University of Michigan and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, and lectured at Harvard University's Nieman Foundation. He and his wife, the poet Patricia Smith, live in New Jersey with two enormous dogs named Brady and Rondo.


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Watch the book trailer for for the critically acclaimed crime novel, Rogue Island by Bruce DeSilva, winner of the 2011 Edgar Award for Best First Novel.

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July 25, 2014

Who’s Reading “Providence Rag” Now? It’s Thriller Writer Ian Rankin!

Ian Rankin, author of the fine Rebus crime novels, is a two-time winner of the Thriller of the Year Award.  I snapped his photo earlier this month at the annual Thrillerfest conference in Manhattan. You can learn more about Ian … Continue reading →

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A Scourge of Vipers

Bruce DeSilva
Forge Books


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Providence Rag
Liam Mulligan
Bruce DeSilva
Forge Books

Edgar Award-winner Bruce DeSilva returns with Liam Mulligan, an old-school investigative reporter for a dying newspaper in Providence, Rhode Island.  Mulligan...


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Cliff Walk
Liam Mulligan
Bruce DeSilva
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Prostitution has been legal in Rhode Island for more than a decade; Liam Mulligan, an old-school investigative reporter at dying Providence newspaper, suspects...


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Rogue Island
Liam Mulligan
Bruce DeSilva
Forge Books

2011 Edgar Award Finalist for Best First Novel Liam Mulligan is as old school as a newspaper man gets. His beat is Providence, Rhode Island, and he knows...


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