Michael Koryta's novels have won the LA Times Book Prize and the Great Lakes Book Award and been nominated for the Edgar, Shamus, Quill and Barry awards. A former private investigator and newspaper reporter, he published his first novel at the age of 21.
The chilling thriller SO COLD THE RIVER, to be published in hardback by Hodder and Stoughton on 2 September 2010, is Michael Koryta's first book to be published in the UK. His previous work has been published in the US and translated into 19 languages. Koryta's books appeal to fans of Dean Koontz, Michael Marshall, Joe Hill and Stephen King.