A Cheery Bit from Across the Pond

My new book, Dead Wake, won’t be out until March 10, but it’s begun collecting some nice advance reviews from publications that try to give bookstores and libraries a heads-up as to what to buy. Here’s the latest, an item from Britain’s The Bookseller, Caroline Sanderson’s Editor’s Picks: ‘Marvelous…will haul your heart up to your mouth as you wait for the deadly torpedo strike’

Exactly what I like to hear!


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Erik Larson is the author of six New York Times bestsellers, most recently The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz, which examines how Winston Churchill and his “Secret Circle” went about surviving the German air campaign of 1940-41. Erik’s The Devil in the White City is set to be a Hulu limited series; his In the Garden of Beasts is under option by Tom Hanks, for a feature film. He recently published an audio-original ghost story, No One Goes Alone, which has been optioned by Netflix. Erik lives in Manhattan with his wife, who is a writer and retired neonatologist; they have three grown daughters.

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