Ace Atkins

Ace Atkins is an award-winning, New York Times bestselling author who started his writing career as a crime beat reporter in Florida. Don't Let the Devil Ride is his thirtieth novel. His previous novels include eleven books in the Quinn Colson series and multiple true-crime novels based on infamous crooks and killers. In 2010, he was chosen by Robert B. Parker's family to continue the iconic Spenser series, adding ten novels to the franchise. He lives in Oxford, Mississippi with his family.


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Event date: 

Friday, June 28, 2024 - 6:30pm

Event address: 

2342 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005
Don't Let the Devil Ride: A Novel By Ace Atkins Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780063293380
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: William Morrow - June 25th, 2024

“An instant Southern noir classic” –S.A. Cosby 


Crossroad Blues By Ace Atkins Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781733043304
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Carrefour - June 23rd, 2023

Nick Travers is back where it all began.


25 years after The Philadelphia Inquirer proclaimed Crossroad Blues "an impressive debut by a promising new talent," the acclaimed crime novel is back in print.