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About Tom Straw

TOM STRAW published his first mystery novel, The Trigger Episode, in 2007. Subsequently, writing under a famous pseudonym—a nom de plume, if you will—he authored seven more crime novels, all of which became New York Times Bestsellers. Buzz Killer is Tom Straw’s first novel under his own name since that blockbuster series. He is also an Emmy- and Writer’s Guild of America-nominated TV writer and producer having written and produced Night Court, Parker Lewis Can’t Lose, Dave’s World, Grace Under Fire, Cosby, Whoopi, and Nurse Jackie. A former board member of the Mystery Writers of America, New York Chapter, he lives in Connecticut, where his home is his castle.