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.

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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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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