James Grippando is a New York Times bestselling author of twenty-four novels. He was a trial lawyer for twelve years before the publication of his first novel in 1994 (The Pardon), and now serves as counsel at Boies Schiller & Flexner LLP. He lives in South Florida with his wife, three children, two cats, and a golden retriever named Max who has no idea that he's a dog.
"More twists and turns than a snowy mountain pass...Afraid of the Dark will have readers embracing this darkness." -- Associated Press "Grippando has proven his skills with edge-of-your-seat thrillers. Afraid of the Dark may be his most gripping yet." -- Miami Herald "Superb plotting, high suspense, compelling timely issues, and finely honed characters make this crime novel/international thriller a great read." -- Library Journal (starred review) "Grippando has definitely reached a new level with this series entry... One of his best." -- Booklist (starred review) "Rousing... An exciting tale of revenge." -- Publishers Weekly "Filled with twists and turns and edge-of-the-seat tension." -- Romantic Times "Grippando powerfully weaves Afraid of the Dark into a noir look at the fears that seep into each corner of society...Grippando has proven his skills with edge-of-your-seat thrillers. Afraid of the Dark may be his most gripping novel." -- Newark Star Ledger