James McCrone.

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, is coming soon!

Press Packet and Media Materials links....coming soon


March 28-31 - Left Coast Crime 2019 - Vancouver Panelist
May 18 - Crime Conn (Lawyers, Guns and Money)
June 29 - Open Mic, Central Jersey SinC Fundraiser - Jamesburg, NJ
July 18 - Summer of Noir - Stoney's British Pub, 3007 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE
July 20 - Harlem Book Fair NYC
August 13 - KGB Noir at the Bar, 84 W. 4th Street, NYC
Aug 22-25 - Killer Nashville, moderator, PNL-47
THE HIDDEN AGENDA: Writing Political Mysteries & Thrillers"

Sept 15 - Shade Bar, Noir at the Bar, 241 Sullivan St, NYC
Sept 19-22 Bloody Scotland (Stirling, UK)
October 5 - Collingswood Book Festival (suburban Philadelphia)
October 6 - Poe House Mystery panel
October 12 - Harvest Festival, Richlandtown, PA (Bucks Co.)
November 2 - York Book Expo (York, PA)
November 9 - Author Expo: Quakertown, PA Library

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

He is a member of the International Association of Crime Writers, Mystery Writers of America and Sisters in Crime

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.