Thursday, April 30, 2015

Kirkus Reviews on THE DEVIL'S SHARE

"Readers hungry for an old-fashioned double-strength heist gone wrong could hardly do better." Kirkus Reviews has an early look at THE DEVIL'S SHARE.

Wednesday, April 29, 2015


"Stroby is regularly compared to Elmore Leonard and other greats of hard-boiled crime, and THE DEVIL'S SHARE will only burnish that reputation."
BOOKLIST with an advance review and some kind words for THE DEVIL'S SHARE.
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Barry N. Malzberg on THE DEVIL'S SHARE

Legendary science fiction/suspense writer Barry N. Malzberg, author of the novels BEYOND APOLLO,THE RUNNING OF BEASTS (with Bill Pronzini), GUERNICA NIGHT and many, many others, had some kind words for the new Crissa Stone novel THE DEVIL'S SHARE:
"Goes like the wind. (Stroby is) the living master of this genre. (The novel) goes and it goes and it goes and it goes and then in one shudder it stops. ... This is a major talent and a tour de force."

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Shore music essay in INSIDE JERSEY magazine

Here's a preview of my essay on the Shore music scene in the May "Down the Shore 2015" issue of INSIDE JERSEY magazine, on the stands next week. (And yes, that is my own personal copy of Clarence Clemons' rare single "Summer on Signal Hill.")

Monday, April 13, 2015


Croatian publisher Skorpion have kicked off their (hopefully) series of Crissa Stone reprints with this new Croatian-language translation of the first book in the series,COLD SHOT TO THE HEART (aka RAVNO U SRCE). Available wherever finer Croatian books are sold.