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Al Lamanda

Al Lamanda was born in The Bronx, New York and lived most of his life in Manhattan. His debut novel Dunston Falls received high praise from Kirkus and Publisher's weekly and from there he was hooked, writing more than twenty novels and several screenplays.

Nominated for The Edgar Award for best novel for Sunset, 2012. Look for the sequel Sunrise in summer 2013.

Voted the best crime novel of 2013 for Sunrise by the Maine Writers and Publishers Alliance.

In his spare time Al Lamanda is an avid weight lifter and boxer and housemaid to his Maine Coon Cat.

Genres: Mystery

Shamus Awards Best Hardcover Novel nominee (2017) : With 6 You Get Wally