Entries by Brian Freeman

Listen to this!

Love audiobooks? Start listening to THE NIGHT BIRD today!  It’s the Daily Dail on Audible.com so get it at a great price before midnight on August 14. This is a thriller that’s all about manipulating memories…so DON’T FORGET!  

The Murderer in Your Head

THE NIGHT BIRD is now available in German! This #1 Amazon USA bestseller was released today in Germany as Der Mörder in deinem Kopf…which translates to THE MURDERER IN YOUR HEAD.  I love the title, and it’s perfect for the book. You or your German friends can find the book over at Amazon.de, where it’s one […]

Stride x 2

Looking for a couple Jonathan Stride thrillers for your end-of-summer reading? Two of my all-time favorite Stride books are on sale now in the Kindle store.  GOODBYE TO THE DEAD and TURN TO STONE are each only $2.99 for a limited time. Download them now!  If you haven’t read them, it’s the perfect time…and even […]

Summer Reading Giveaway

Big summer reading news! My publisher, Quercus USA, is teaming up with Grand Central Publishing and Little, Brown and Company to give away eight amazing thrillers from their biggest authors. So you have a chance to win new books by Michael Connelly, Megan Abbott, Michael Koryta, Marcia Muller, Sandra Brown, Jeff Abbott, Noah Hawley — […]

Now in the UK and Australia

The e-book edition of the new Jonathan Stride thriller MARATHON arrives in the UK and Australia today….get it on your Kindle at a great price! “Gripping… Besides being a chilling reminder of what can happen in our divided society, the book is a fast, compelling read.”–Publishers Weekly Find out more at: http://www.canelo.co/books/marathon/

Squeezer or Roller?

With all of the events and traveling that we do to meet readers, Brian and I have perfected a lot of methods for packing—although sometimes we do need to get a little “creative.” (See my pic from last year around this time when we had to pack for 15 events in 8 days.) But invariably, […]

MARATHON Season

Some more great reviews for MARATHON this week. Make sure it’s on your summer reading list! “With strong characters and a propulsive plot, this thriller races to a breathless finish before truth becomes collateral damage.” – Star Tribune “One of the top writers in the genre today….Freeman’s MARATHON is a firecracker that doesn’t exploit the […]

Invite Me to Your Book Club

I’ve been telling readers at all my tour events that MARATHON was written for book club discussions. It’s a book designed to get people talking to each other.  It’s filled with characters making good and bad choices — and with characters you may love or hate at different points throughout the book.  Agree or disagree, […]

Available Now

The wait is over!  My new Jonathan Stride thriller MARATHON is available now in e-book, hardcover, and audio. This is a very important book for me.  It was clearly inspired by the events in Boston four years ago, but I made a decision early on not to write a book simply about terrorism.  We have […]

Three-Dimensional Characters

You typically see the plot of my books through the eyes of several different characters. Stride, Serena, and Maggie are always there – but so are victims, perpetrators, and innocent bystanders. Their stories intensify the emotion of the thriller, because every crime has ripple effects that change lives in unexpected ways. I want these characters […]