Donald E. Westlake (1933–2008) was a three-time Edward Award winner and the author of more than 100 novels and nonfiction books. In 1993, the Mystery Writers of America named him a Grand Master, the highest honor bestowed by the society.
After the bloodbath of Butcher's Moon, the action-filled blowout Parker adventure, Donald Westlake said, 'Richard Stark proved to me that he had a life of his own by simply disappearing. He was gone.' And for nearly twenty-five years, he stayed away, whil... SEE MORE