Lawrence Goldstone is the author or co-author of 14 books of fiction and nonfiction. One of his novels won a New American Writing Award, another was a New York Times notable mystery. His articles, reviews, and opinion pieces have appeared in The Boston Globe, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, and other periodicals. He has appeared on many TV and radio shows, and his work has been profiled in The New York Times, The Toronto Star, Salon and Slate. He lives in Connecticut, with his wife and daughter.