Kevin was kind enough to notice a 4-point list over at The National Review, under a pleasant bash of bestselling authors, on pop-fiction “Diamonds in the Rough Who Deserve to be READ”. It includes not only me but that bearded Scot Stuart MacBride (with whom I chatted at Harrogate), Steve Hamilton, and George Pelecanos (who I watched from a respectful distance at Harrogate).

It’s a real honor to be put in such company, and to be included in such a short list in this major magazine, but the opening statement in my mention was a surprise:

Conservatives should be lining up to purchase the work of Olen Steinhauer.

should be my primary audience