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Fri
Nov 17 2017 3:30pm

Accidental Research ... Into the Mob

Read Alan Hruska's guest post about how his experiences as a lawyer accidentally became research into mob-related activities that eventually inspired and informed his fiction. Then, make sure you're signed in and comment below for a chance to win his legal thriller, It Happened at Two in the Morning!

I write books, mostly thrillers. But earlier, and for many years, I tried civil cases, large and small, of almost every variety. I never thought of it as research for writing, but of course, it was. I also never thought that any of it—being almost entirely civil not criminal—would lead me into Mafia territory, much less beget some of my most interesting villains, but that, too, proved short-sighted. 

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