Author Coffey, Tom

Tom has worked as a reporter and editor for some of the leading newspapers in the country, including The Miami Herald, The Los Angeles Herald-Examiner and New York Newsday. His first novel, The Serpent Club, was published in 1999 by Pocket Books and earned a starred review from Publishers Weekly. Pocket Books published his second novel, Miami Twilight, two years later. In 2008 Toby Press printed Blood Alley, which also earned a starred review from PW. Since 1997, he has been a staff editor at The New York Times, and since 1999 he he has been a member of Mystery Writers of America. Tom lives in Lower Manhattan with his wife and daughter.

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Bright Morning Star
is set in a familiar but faraway country — the United States in the early 1900s. The novel’s protagonist, Emma Pierce, is the quintessential “new woman” of the times. Talented...[read more]