Bruce DeSilva
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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. Find him online at www.brucedesilva.com

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Best Sellers

    • Rogue Island

    • By: Bruce DeSilva
    • Narrated by: Jeff Woodman, Bruce DeSilva - introduction
    • Length: 7 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,070
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 857
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 850

    Liam Mulligan is as old school as a newspaper man gets. His beat is Providence, Rhode Island, and he knows every street and alley....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Classic Whodunnit

    • By Michael Jacobi on 06-03-11

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Dread Line

    • By: Bruce DeSilva
    • Narrated by: Jim Frangione
    • Length: 7 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 48
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47

    Since he got fired in spectacular fashion from his newspaper job last year, former investigative reporter Liam Mulligan has been piecing together a new life....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Missing Jeff Woodman

    • By Susan on 04-07-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Providence Rag

    • A Liam Mulligan Novel
    • By: Bruce DeSilva
    • Narrated by: Jeff Woodman
    • Length: 9 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 245
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 225
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 223

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

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Awesome book, a who done it until the end

    • By Mike on 04-13-14

    Regular price: $19.95

    • A Scourge of Vipers

    • By: Bruce DeSilva
    • Narrated by: Jeff Woodman
    • Length: 8 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 103
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 97
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 97

    To solve Rhode Island's budget crisis, the state's colorful governor, Attila the Nun, wants to legalize sports gambling, but her plan has unexpected consequences....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • What does that mean?

    • By Richard Delman on 06-29-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Cliff Walk

    • Liam Mulligan, Book 2
    • By: Bruce DeSilva
    • Narrated by: Jeff Woodman
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 300
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 256
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 252

    Cliff Walk is at once a hard-boiled mystery and an exploration of sex and religion in the age of pornography....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful

    • By Ted on 10-18-12

    Regular price: $19.95

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