LAPD homicide lieutenant Milo Sturgis is a master detective. He has a near-perfect solve rate and he’s written his own rule book. Some of those successes—the toughest ones—have involved his best friend, the brilliant psychologist Alex Delaware. But Milo doesn’t call Alex in unless cases are “different.” This murder warrants an immediate call.
- Listen to Jesse Kellerman and I in conversation on The Poisoned Pen podcast. Listen here
- Now available, the latest Alex Delaware Novel! Read more
- Jonathan was interviewed in the New York Times "By the Book" column. Read the interview
- Read Jonathan’s essay, DReamlaND, about his hometown of Los Angeles.
“Kellerman’s psychology skills and dark imagination are a potent literary mix.” —Los Angeles Times
Jonathan Kellerman was born in New York City in 1949 and grew up in Los Angeles. He helped work his way through UCLA as an editorial cartoonist, columnist, editor and freelance musician.
In 1985, Jonathan's first novel, WHEN THE BOUGH BREAKS, was published to enormous critical and commercial success and became a New York Times bestseller. BOUGH was also produced as a TV movie and won the Edgar Allan Poe and Anthony Boucher Awards for Best First Novel. | Read More