My Dirty Love Letter to San Francisco in TELL NO LIES

Gregg Hurwitz, 17th September 2013 On my tour for TELL NO LIES, I read this little rant about the City a few times. In a way, it’s a counterpart to the imagined journey Drew Danner takes across Los Angeles in The Crime Writer. I’ve been asked about it quite a bit so I thought I’d… Read more »

Tim Rackley Foreword

So I have this tattered yellow notebook of the spiral variety from high school, the kind which sheds chads of paper at the faintest rustling. As an aspiring author, I used to write down snatches of dialogue, plot ideas, and my first clunky attempts at scenes. There might be a few opinions in there as… Read more »

Batman Variant Cover Giveaway

“THE SURVIVOR is the greatest book yet, from one of the best crime novelists in the business.  It opens fast and never slows down. It kept me up all night—I just couldn’t stop reading.”   – David Finch    Fellow Comic Book Geeks and Batheads, Wanna get your hands on a signed variant cover of BATMAN: The Dark Knight… Read more »

Tim Rackley Heads to TNT

I’m thrilled to announce that I will be developing my Tim Rackley books (THE KILL CLAUSE, THE PROGRAM) as a TV series for Sony/TNT. I’m teaming up with my good buddy and talented show runner, Shawn Ryan, who wrote/produced great shows like The Shield, Terriers,  and The Chicago Code. For more information, check out the… Read more »

New Contest

Fellow comic book readers… In YOU’RE NEXT, Dodge is reading a certain comic. Correctly identify the comic for a chance to win a signed first-edition of the graphic novel VENGEANCE OF THE MOONKNIGHT: Shock and Awe. Submit your entries to by August 31st. Thanks for reading and good luck!  Please DO NOT post answer in the… Read more »

YOU'RE NEXT – Pre-Order Contest – Win a Gregg Hurwitz Library

After nearly five months on the international bestseller charts, YOU’RE NEXT is finally coming home! To celebrate, I’m hosting a giant pre-order contest, a giveaway of all my previous books — that’s 10 signed, personalized first-edition hardcovers! To enter, simply pre-order the book from one of these vendors:  Amazon – B&N – IndieBound   Send your… Read more »

Punisher #75: The Swan Song

Double issue featuring short stories by Charlie Huston and Ken Lashley, Peter Milligan and Tomm Coker, me and Das Pastoras, and Thomas Piccirilli and (one of my favorite artists) Laurence Campbell. This issue will clear the decks, making way for Jason Aaron and Steve Dillon’s MAX relaunch. The cover art is staggering – I love… Read more »

A Drive Through the City: Writing About LA

The prospect of writing a crime novel based in Los Angeles was so daunting that I had to live here three years before trying. If I was going to take on a city already explored by Chandler and Ellroy, Crais and Connelly, I wanted to make sure that I knew it. That I had some… Read more »

"The Awakening" – Exclusive Short Story

I wrote an exclusive short story for based on Nick Horrigan, my protagonist in Trust No One. The book opens with Nick getting dragged out of bed in the middle of the night by a SWAT team and led downstairs to a waiting Black Hawk. He is told by the agent-in-charge that a terrorist… Read more »

My Trust No One interview with Robert Crais

Finally posted to YouTube – a really fun talk with Crais about pacing, characters, plotting, and inspiration. This is one of my favorite interviews I’ve ever done.