M. William Phelps is the author of the New York Times Bestseller Nathan Hale: The Life and Death of America's First Spy, the nationally bestselling author of more than twenty other nonfiction books, and star of the Investigation Discovery series, "Dark Minds." Winner of the 2008 New England Book Festival Award for I'll Be Watching You, Phelps-in addition to writing his popular contemporary true-crime books-has written for the Providence Journal, Hartford Courant, New London Day, and consulted on the first season of the Showtime series "Dexter." He is also the author of The Devil's Rooming House, Jane Doe No More, and Murder, New England (all from Lyons Press). He lives in a small Connecticut farming community.
Praise for M. William Phelps "Phelps is the best in the business! A historical crime master." -New York Times bestselling author Gregg Olsen