Howie Carr has been a front-page journalist for the Boston Herald for more than 25 years. He wrote THE BROTHERS BULGER, which spent 11 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list, the New York Times bestseller HITMAN: The Untold Story of Johnny Martorano: Whitey Bulger's Enforcer and the Most Feared Gangster in the Underworld, and the crime novel HARD KNOCKS.
Carr hosts a popular weekday drive-time radio show in New England ("The Howie Carr Show"), which is broadcast on 15 stations in eight states. In 1985, Carr won a National Magazine Award, and in 2008 he was elected to the National Radio Hall of Fame. Carr is regularly featured on NBC Today, MSNBC, C-SPAN, Court TV and CNN. He lives in suburban Boston with his wife and their three daughters.
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