Alan Orloff


Alan Orloff won an ITW Thriller Award for his novel, PRAY FOR THE INNOCENT, and he won a Derringer Award for his short story, “Dying in Dokesville.” He’s also had novels shortlisted for the Agatha Award and Shamus Award, and a story selected for THE BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES. His YA thriller, I PLAY ONE ON TV, comes out July 2021 from Down & Out Books. He loves cake and arugula, but not together. Never together.

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Alan Orloff

July 18, 2021

Linda Hengerer and Alan Orloff talk about how real-life informed the writing of his latest novel, I Play One on TV; writing; SleuthFest and Bouchercon; Sisters in Crime and Mystery Writers of America; and what networking with other writers helps your own writing.

Guest: Alan Orloff