Robert J. Ray is the author of nine novels: Cage of Mirrors, The Heart of the Game, Bloody Murdock, Murdock for Hire, Dial "M" for Murdock, Merry Christmas, Murdock, Murdock Cracks Ice, and Murdock Tackles Taos. Ray is also the author of a popular nonfiction series on writing, The Weekend Novelist, and he shares writing techniques on writing at bobandjackswritingblog.com. A native of Texas, Ray holds a PhD from the University of Texas, Austin. Tuesdays and Fridays, he writes at Louisa's Bakery and Caf in Seattle. For more information, go to murdock.camelpress.com.
"The writing is clear and direct, there is plenty of action, and
even a romance." --The New York Times Book Review
"The central character is a rare find--tough, lonely, and incurably romantic." --Booklist
"Robert Ray's style is constant action leavened with antic laughter and surprising flashes of romance." --St. Louis Post-Dispatch