Archive | March, 2007

26 March 2007 0 Comments

NPR’s Weekend Edition Features Me in Bethlehem

NPR’s Weekend Edition features an interview with me in Bethlehem by Middle East correspondent Eric Westervelt. The website also includes a couple of interesting extras that weren’t on air: first, Westervelt and I tour Manger Square, the center of Bethlehem, discussing how it was to be there during the intifada; then I read a scene […]

11 March 2007 0 Comments

Bookslut: Collaborator of Bethlehem ‘flat-out gripping murder mystery’

Popular book blog Bookslut gives a fabulous review to my novel The Collaborator of Bethlehem this week. Reviewer Colleen Mondor writes: The Collaborator of Bethlehem is a book that succeeds on multiple levels: it’s a flat out gripping murder mystery that will keep readers guessing until the very end, but also a rare opportunity to […]

1 March 2007 0 Comments

Mystery Scene: a heart-breaking, unforgettable novel

The latest issue of Mystery Scene magazine includes a three-page profile about me, which gives a good explanation of how I came to write the Omar Yussef mystery series. That article isn’t online–read it in the magazine, which also has excellent articles on Dana Stabenow and Robert B. Parker–but their review is. Mystery Scene says […]