"Richard Stevenson, like his contemporaries Robert B. Parker and Sara Paretsky, began transforming the traditional politics of the hard-boiled form."
Michael Nava, Author of the Henry Rios mysteries
"Of all the gay mystery writers of the past twenty years, Richard Stevenson is the most underestimated but may be the best of the lot."
"Richard Stevenson can write."
Maureen Corrigan, Book Critic, "Fresh Air," National Public Radio
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