Tom Piccirilli
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Tom Piccirilli

Tom Piccirilli is the author of more than twenty-five novels including A CHOIR OF ILL CHILDREN, SHADOW SEASON, THE COLD SPOT, and THE LAST KIND WORDS. He's a four-time winner of the Stoker Award, two-time winner of the International Thriller Award, and has been nominated for the World Fantasy Award, and twice for the Edgar Award. Marilyn Stasio of The New York Tims Book Review called THE LAST KIND WORDS, "A caustic thriller...the characters have strong voices and bristle with funny quirks." New York Times bestselling thriller writer Lee Child said of Tom's work, "Perfect crime fiction...a convincing world, a cast of compelling characters, and above all a great story" And Publishers Weekly extols, "Piccirilli's mastery of the hard-boiled idiom is pitch perfect, particularly in the repartee between his characters, while the picture he paints of the criminal corruption conjoining the innocent and guilty in a small Long Island community is as persuasive as it is seamy. Readers who like a bleak streak in their crime fiction will enjoy this well-wrought novel." Keir Graff of Booklist wrote, "There's more life in Piccirilli's THE LAST KIND WORDS (and more heartache, action, and deliverance) than any other novel I've read in the past couple of years." And Kirkus states, "Consigning most of the violence to the past allows Piccirilli (The Fever Kill, 2007, etc.) to dial down the gore while imparting a soulful, shivery edge to this tale of an unhappy family that's assuredly unhappy in its own special way."

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    • The Cold Spot

    • By: Tom Piccirilli
    • Narrated by: Kirby Heyborne
    • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Chase was raised as a getaway driver by his grandfather, Jonah, a con man feared by even the hardened career criminals who make up his crew....

    Regular price: $20.97

    • The Dead Past

    • The Felicity Grove Mysteries, Book 1
    • By: Tom Piccirilli
    • Narrated by: Daniel Dorse
    • Length: 5 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
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    Welcome to Felicity Grove.... This upstate New York village is as small as it is peaceful. But somehow, Jonathan Kendrick's eccentric grandma, Anna, always manages to find trouble....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
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    • By Beatrice on 03-31-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Walls of the Castle

    • By: Tom Piccirilli
    • Narrated by: Tom Pile
    • Length: 2 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In the labyrinthian maze of endless corridors, annexes, and wings of the enormous medical complex known as the Castle prowls a grief-stricken man determined to redeem himself and bring justice for those victims incapable of doing it for themselves....

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Cast in Dark Waters

    • By: Ed Gorman, Tom Piccirilli
    • Narrated by: Leah Frederick
    • Length: 1 hr and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Her name was Crimson...and she was a legend. A beautiful pirate queen who plundered the 16th Century Caribbean sea by day and confronted voodoo and vampires during the steaming tropical nights....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Great Little Paranormal Pirate Adventure Story

    • By Squeak on 08-10-13

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Futile Efforts

    • By: Tom Piccirilli
    • Narrated by: Chet Williamson
    • Length: 10 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
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    Futile Efforts features nearly 500 pages of Tom Piccirilli's unique blend of intense and provocative writing....

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Last Kind Words

    • A Novel
    • By: Tom Piccirilli
    • Narrated by: Mike Chamberlain
    • Length: 11 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 13

    From award-winning author Tom Piccirilli comes a wholly original crime novel introducing the Rands, a vipers' nest of crooks and cons, one generation stealing from the next....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Last Kind Words

    • By Michael Kitto on 10-07-12

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The Deceased

    • By: Tom Piccirilli
    • Narrated by: J. Scott Bennett
    • Length: 7 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 18
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      4 out of 5 stars 18
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      3 out of 5 stars 18

    Something is calling Jacob Maelstrom back to the isolated home of his childhood - to the scene of a living nightmare that almost cost him his life....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Like listening to a text book.

    • By Spooky Mike on 04-23-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Thrust

    • By: Tom Piccirilli
    • Narrated by: Jeff Hays
    • Length: 4 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    Chase is a performance poet with a history of mental illness who's spent time in jail and hospitals while trying to deal with traumas from his past....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Performance Poets with Psychological Problems

    • By Brian on 07-15-15

    Regular price: $14.95

    • The Fever Kill

    • By: Tom Piccirilli
    • Narrated by: Scott Slocum
    • Length: 4 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Crease is going back to his quaint, quiet hometown of Hangtree....

    Regular price: $14.95

    • The Midnight Road

    • By: Tom Piccirilli
    • Narrated by: Donald Corren
    • Length: 8 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 13

    From the moment he saw the girl in the snowstorm, Flynn had less than an hour to live. But he’ll remember his last fifty minutes long after he’s dead....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Dark shapes in the snow...

    • By Cidney on 12-26-10

    Regular price: $20.97

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