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William Landay

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William Landay was born and raised in Boston, where he now lives with his wife and two sons. A graduate of Yale University and Boston College Law School, he served for six years as an assistant district attorney before turning to writing.
William Landay recommends
Blood of My Brother (2010)
(Invictus Cycle, book 2)
James LePore
"Jim LePore is a great discovery."
Night Night, Sleep Tight (2015)
Hallie Ephron
"Night Night, Sleep Tight is Hallie Ephron at her very best, a layered, page-turning mystery that recalls the glamour of Old Hollywood and a generation of Beverly Hills kids who grew up in its shadow."
The Quality of Silence (2015)
Rosamund Lupton
"With The Quality of Silence, Rosamund Lupton brings her sophisticated brand of suspense to a setting that might have attracted Jack London: the remote frontier of northern Alaska. An elegant, chilling read from a writer who continues to stretch the bounds of suspense."
Those Girls (2015)
Chevy Stevens
"Chilling, compelling."
Black-Eyed Susans (2015)
Julia Heaberlin
"A tense, slow-burning, beautifully written novel of survival and hope. Highly recommended."
The Poison Artist (2016)
Jonathan Moore
"The Poison Artist is an elegant, gripping, hair-raising gothic chiller, a wicked mix of Poe, The Silence of the Lambs, and Vertigo. Settle in for a long night of reading - once this one grabs you, it doesn't let go."
Say Nothing (2017)
Brad Parks
"If you haven't discovered Brad Parks yet, Say Nothing is your chance. Smart, propulsive storytelling."
Killer Choice (2018)
Tom Hunt
"A promising debut with a Hitchcockian hook, Killer Choice is a terrific, cinematic read from a new writer to watch."
Unreasonable Doubts (2018)
Reyna Marder Gentin
"An intriguing blend of romance and legal suspense from a new writer to watch."
Saving Meghan (2019)
D J Palmer
"An acute, sensitive portrayal of family love under extreme stress...[with] a touch of Hitchcock."

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