Author Archives: Bruce Robert Coffin

About Bruce Robert Coffin

Bruce is the author of the bestselling novel Among the Shadows, first in the Detective Byron Mysteries from HarperCollins/Witness Impulse. Beneath the Depths, the second book in this Portland, Maine based series, will be released on August 8. His short story 'Fool Proof' appears in Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's Best American Mystery Stories, 2016.

Thank you

Bruce Robert Coffin here, wishing all of you a happy August. By the time you read this blog the release of my second Detective Byron novel, Beneath the Depths, will only be five days away! I don’t know about you … Continue reading

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The Second Time Around

Happy July 6th! Bruce Robert Coffin checking in. I hope you’re all enjoying this fab summer weather. It certainly took long enough to get here, right? But not everything takes that long. For example, John Byron #2, Beneath the Depths, is … Continue reading

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Library Card

Bruce Robert Coffin here, manning the helm of the Maine Crime Writer’s Blog, albeit a bit behind my time. Several weeks ago, before taking a much needed tropical vacation to Florida, I stopped by my town library and obtained a … Continue reading

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One for the Books

One for the Books Bruce Robert Coffin here, waxing nostalgic. The third annual Maine Crime Wave has passed into the history books. Sponsored by the Maine Writers and Publishers Alliance, this year’s conference, held at the University of Southern Maine’s … Continue reading

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Noir at the Bar

Bruce Robert Coffin here, manning the helm of the Maine Crime Writers’ Blog and trying to navigate a course to spring. In the past four days we’ve had two major snow storms and two days of fifty degree temperatures. Perhaps … Continue reading

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