Con Lehane: Author of the 42nd Street Library Mysteries

About Con Lehane

Con LehaneCon Lehane is a mystery writer, living in Washington, DC. Murder Off the Page, published in November 2019 by Minotaur/St. Martin’s Press, is the third entry in the 42nd Street Library series, featuring Raymond Ambler, curator of the 42nd Street Library’s (fictional) crime fiction collection and consulting detective (of sorts). Lehane has also published three books featuring New York City bartender Brian McNulty and published stories in Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine and Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine.

Over the years, he (Lehane, that is) has been a college professor, union organizer, labor journalist, and has tended bar at two-dozen or so drinking establishments. He teaches fiction writing and mystery writing at The Writer’s Center in Bethesda, Maryland.

About a Book Interview with Con Lehane

Interview With An Archivist: Con Lehane and Randal Brandt talk detectives, the wonders of research libraries, and a real-life murder in the archives.

Listen to an interview with Con Lehane on the Speaking of Mysteries podcast.

Read an interview with Con from The Big Thrill.

Read Con’s guest post from Criminal Element, “The Wonders of the 42nd Street Library.”

Read an interview with Con from Kirkus, “Death Breaks the Silence at a Literary Landmark.”

Read an interview with Con from Coffee with a Canine.

Read an interview with Con from The Rap Sheet.