Author of Bestselling Mysteries and Thrillers
Paul Levine is an award-winning author of mysteries and legal thrillers. Drawing on his own life as a trial lawyer, Paul writes sizzling crime novels that have been published in 23 languages and adapted for television.
“Bum Rap” Debuts July 1 – Order Now!
Who killed a South Beach nightclub owner…a sexy Russian bar-girl or Miami lawyer Steve Solomon? When Solomon is charged with the murder, ex-linebacker Jake Lassiter defends him and tumbles into an ethical morass involving a runaway witness, perjured testimony and his growing feelings for Solomon’s lover, Victoria Lord. It’s an emotional powder keg that could destroy the defense — and Lassiter — on the eve on an explosive trial. More about “Bum Rap” here. Order the e-book, trade paperback, or audio from Amazon today.
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Latest Blog Posts from Paul Levine
Hard-Boiled Dialogue: From Philip Marlowe to Jake Lassiter
Hard-boiled dialogue…the literary equivalent of a quick punch to the gut. “It was a blonde. A blonde to make a bishop kick a hole in a stained glass window.” “Dead men are heavier than broken hearts.” Those hard-boiled lines come from the mind of tough-guy P.I. Philip Marlowe, which is to say from author Raymond…
Mystery Novels vs. Thrillers
By Paul Levine At a conference recently, I was asked, “Do you write mystery novels or thrillers?” “Yes,” I answered with a smile. Okay, it’s a wise ass reply. There are discernible differences between the two genrea. As Wikipedia succinctly explains, the thriller hero must stop the villain’s plans, rather than uncover a crime that…