Author Archives: Bruce Robert Coffin

About Bruce Robert Coffin

Bruce is the author of Among the Shadows, first in the Detective Byron Mystery Series, from HarperCollins/Witness Impulse. The second book in this Portland, Maine based series is due to be released this summer. His short story 'Fool Proof' appears in Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's Best American Mystery Stories, 2016.

Book Touring

Bruce Robert Coffin here, wishing a happy March to all! The madness of winter has almost ended. Be brave. As we draw closer to spring, I wanted to reflect a bit on the ongoing promotion that I’ve been doing for … Continue reading

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Groundhog Day

Bruce Robert Coffin here at the helm of Maine Crime Writers, wishing all of you a very happy Groundhog Day. Hopefully, Punxsutawney Phil, that most celebrated of weather prognosticators, will see nary a hint of his shadow today, that we … Continue reading

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2016: A Literary Look Back

Bruce Robert Coffin here, feeling nostalgic. 2016 was a whirlwind year. Pausing to reflect, as it draws to an end, I realize how much I have to be thankful for. So many writing and publishing firsts, where do I start? … Continue reading

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Getting a Peek

Bruce Robert Coffin here at the helm of the Maine Crime Writer’s Blog. This month I want to talk a little about one of coolest benefits of being accepted into the writing community. The opportunity to read unpublished manuscripts. Believe … Continue reading

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Remember This Day

“Remember this day.” That was Paul Doiron’s advice to me the day I received the very first paperback copies of my debut novel. It was Saturday morning and the sun was shining and the temperature was nearing eighty as I loaded my … Continue reading

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