Ace Atkins is the author of twenty-five books, including ten Quinn Colson novels, the first two of which, The Ranger and The Lost Ones, were nominated for the Edgar Award for Best Novel. He is the author of seven New York Times-bestselling novels in the continuation of RobertB. Parker's Spenser series. Before turning to fiction, he was a correspondent for the St. Petersburg Times, a crime reporter for the Tampa Tribune, and a defensive end for Auburn University football.
“Raucous [and] unflinching.”–Tampa Bay Times
"Atkins delivers an action-forward homage, complete with a cordite-smelling finale (blood-spattered, yes, but cleansing, too)."–Booklist