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Andy is the Shamus Award winning author of A Witness Above, A Killing Sky, The Blue Hallelujah, and several other novels of mystery and suspense. His latest work of fiction is Split City, the first in the Jesus Spares amateur sleuth mystery series.


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#1 NY Times bestselling authors Lee Goldberg and Joel Goldman talk below about A Witness Above (originally published by by Penguin-Putnam and reissued by Brash Books) and the bestselling, award-winning
Frank Pavlicek Series 
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"Highly recommended." -Michael Connelly

"A talented author." - Publisher's Weekly

"Fast-paced, twisty, and complex."  -Booklist

"A first-rate thriller." -MysteryScene

"Storytelling as strong as talons. Once [Straka's] got you, he never lets go." -Rick Riordan

"A great read." -Library Journal

"Atmosphere, vivid setting...intriguing plot and characters you feel in your bones [make for] a compulsively readable, gripping thriller." -Julia Spencer-Fleming

"A powerful story. Will delight readers." - Midwest Book Review

"As an avid reader of mystery and suspense, this is a series I will visit again and again. [The] writing is in the moment, real and draws the reader in...a highly enjoyable reading experience!" --Cozy Cat Reviews

"Witty, sharp, and flesh-and-blood real." -Jeffery Deaver

"A book this good, and this original, helps remind me why I started reading mysteries in the first place..."
-Steve Hamilton
To read a free Frank Pavlicek short story,  "A Falcon In The Cold", and sign up for Andy's newsletter, click on the story link from the menu above.
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