James McCrone, Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia.

About James McCrone, author

McCrone is the author of the Imogen Trager political suspense-thrillers, comprising FAITHLESS ELECTOR, which Publishers Weekly calls a “fast-moving topical thriller” and DARK NETWORK which Kirkus Review calls "A rousing and provocative political thriller…”
His third book, EMERGENCY POWERS, launches October 1, 2020!

CV for James McCrone

Press Packet and Media Materials links HERE



July 4 - LAUNCH! Low Down Dirty Vote, Vol.2 (Every Stolen Vote is a Crime) Available NOW!
July 7 - Guest Blog, Do Some Damage, Scott Adlerberg
July 8 - Facebook Live READING - Low Down Dirty Vote
July 14 - Guest Blog, The First Two Pages, Art Taylor
July 18 - Guest Blog - Writers Who Kill blog
Aug 20 - CANCELED - Killer Nashville, moderator
Sept 19 - CANCELED - Books Books Books Event
Oct. Bouchercon, Sacramento, CA - CANCELED

EMERGENCY POWERS Available 10/1/2020

Oct. 1 - 10am EST BlogTalk Radio interview with Fran Lewis
Oct. 1 - Guest Blog (and giveaway!), The Reading Cafe

at SHAKESPEARE & CO. (NYC, Phila.) - in conversation with Dick Belsky
October 3 - Collingswood Book Festival (virtual?)
Oct. 8 - Virtual Book Launch at MYSTERY LOVERS BOOKSTORE
October 13 - MWA-NY READING Series, KGB Bar NYC
October 19 - Guest Blog, Murder is Everywhere

Nov. 12 - Book Talk at A NOVEL IDEA Bookstore (Phila.)

MORE dates and appearances to be announced!

PHOTO GALLERY - Readings, Book Signings

Dark Network and Faithless Elector

INTERVIEWS "How a Novelist From Seattle Became Head of the Italian Market" Jon Trinacria
Guest Post - the First Two Pages blog
Mark Jackson "Behind the Pages," 5-July, 2018
The Dorset Book Detective, 4-October, 2017
The Book Club Reading List 6-October, 2017
Interview with David Alan Binder, 16-August, 2018
TV interview, Lima, OH (ONU), 29-November, 2018
Lima, OH News, (ONU) 29-November, 2018

Author discussion questions

James is a member of the International Association of Crime Writers, Mystery Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, International Thriller Writers, Philadelphia Dramatists Center, Independent Book Publishers Assoc.

Follow James on Twitter @JamesMcCrone4, on Facebook, James McCrone author (@FaithlessElector) and Instagram "james.mccrone"

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Biography: Raised the in the Midwest (Iowa and Wisconsin), and in the Pacific Northwest (Seattle) McCrone's work both on an off the page deals with politics and issues of personal and social responsibility, accountability and justice. He has worked in community development and affordable housing for more than fifteen years and has been writing for much longer than that. He graduated in 1990 from the University of Washington in Seattle,with a Master of Fine Arts degree in Creative Writing. National Book Award Winner (Middle Passage) Charles Johnson, was the chair of his committee.

McCrone lives in South Philadelphia with his wife and three children, where he is the former Business Manager for the South 9th Street/Italian Market Business Association - now writing full time.

He is also the former Executive Director of Bloomfield Center Alliance and Main Street Highland Park, both in New Jersey.