David J. Montgomery is a critic for The Daily Beast and has written about authors and books for many of the country's largest newspapers.
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Gregg Hurwitz is the best thriller writer you’ve never heard of, and the protagonist of his new... MORE
Lisa Gardner used to write Fabio-esque romance novels.... MORE
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