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My novel Dodging and Burning will be published by Pegasus Crime in March 2018.

It's a literary murder mystery that explores the truth behind the photograph of a crime scene taken by a young gay war photographer, and its connection to the complex discriminatory attitudes toward homosexuals during the 1940s.

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An impeccably executed crime novel that keeps you guessing and ultimately strikes a deep and resounding emotional cord.
— Ayelet Waldman, author of Love & Treasure and A Really Good Day
This novel flirts with and ultimately subverts the expectations of pulp fiction to create something wholly original—David Lynch meets Harper Lee while she’s having drinks with Truman Capote.
— Erica Wright, author of The Red Chameleon and The Granite Moth
[John Copenhaver]’s a sophisticated stylist who can break your heart right before he turns devilish. Highly recommended.
— Luís Alberto Urrea, author of The Water Museum