William J. Reynolds, a native of Omaha, has been a magazine editor, an advertising and marketing executive, a college instructor, and a communications director, as well as the author of a number of books, short stories, magazine articles, and poison-pen letters. His début detective novel, The Nebraska Quotient, was nominated for a Shamus Award by the Private Eye Writers of America. His novels have been published in five countries and in three languages. Reynolds and his wife live in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
The fifth explosive Nebraska crime novel, a Mystery Book of the Month Club Selection
After finishing a case in Minneapolis, private eye Nebraska gets into a fist-fight with a rich kid who has more money than brains. But what seems like a passing, unpleasant experience turns into a nightmare that follows Nebraska back to Omaha
The first book in the acclaimed Nebraska P.I. series, a Shamus Award finalist for Best Novel from the Private Eye Writers of America.
An ex-private eye, known only as Nebraska, is writing his first crime novel at 4 a.m. when his ex-partner crashes through his screen door with a gunshot wound and dies on his floor, clutching an envelope full of X-rated photos of a Senator's daughter. Things only get worse for Nebraska from there.
The third hard-boiled Nebraska crime novel. The PI is hired by his old high school girlfriend, widowed when her bank robber husband is killed. Now she wants to find his missing loot or prove him innocent.
William J. Reynolds dangerously but deftly skirks parody without betraying the tough guy tradition.
Reynolds takes the hard-boiled detective and turns him into a hard-boiled punster guaranteed to elicit a smile or a groan from even the most hard-core mystery lovers
William J. Reynolds is an exciting talent writing in the classic style. What more can you ask for?
Every bit as good as Elmore Leonard
Reynolds is as fun to read as anybody around either inside or outside the mystery form. Read him and rejoice