William Reynolds

William Reynolds

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.

Books by William Reynolds

The Naked Eye – Coming Soon

The Naked Eye - Coming Soon

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

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The Nebraska Quotient – Coming Soon

The Nebraska Quotient - Coming Soon

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.

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Moving Targets

Moving Targets

The second Nebraska adventure. He's hired to find the missing daughter of a local banker... and then the banker turns up dead.

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Reviews For William Reynolds

Money Trouble – Coming Soon 5.0

William J. Reynolds dangerously but deftly skirks parody without betraying the tough guy tradition.

Washington Post

Money Trouble – Coming Soon 5.0

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

Publishers Weekly

Money Trouble – Coming Soon 5.0

William J. Reynolds is an exciting talent writing in the classic style. What more can you ask for?

Len Deighton

Money Trouble – Coming Soon 5.0

Every bit as good as Elmore Leonard

Omaha World-Herald

Money Trouble – Coming Soon 5.0

Reynolds is as fun to read as anybody around either inside or outside the mystery form. Read him and rejoice

San Francisco Examiner

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