Books by Bill Loehfelm

THE DEVIL'S MUSE by Bill Loehfelm
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 11, 2017

"Loehfelm doesn't need showy murders or gory scenes to writes crime stories with grit that stay lodged in your brain and get under your skin in the best possible way."
A rookie New Orleans cop discovers that regular rules don't apply during Mardi Gras, when a shooting sets off a cascading series of violent events. Read full book review >
LET THE DEVIL OUT by Bill Loehfelm
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 5, 2016

"What's most admirable about the series and elevates it over the average procedural is the nuanced evolution of a former Staten Island bartender into a New Orleans street cop."
In the fourth Maureen Coughlin book by New Orleans transplant Loehfelm, Coughlin is both licking her wounds from the events of Doing the Devil's Work (2015) and learning to "believe"—a word which represents hope for a city that's disaster prone. Read full book review >
DOING THE DEVIL'S WORK by Bill Loehfelm
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Jan. 6, 2015

"This series just keeps getting better."
In the latest volume of Loehfelm's Maureen Coughlin series, the ambitious protagonist, now a rookie cop, tangles with some scary homegrown militia types called the Sovereign Citizens. Read full book review >
THE DEVIL IN HER WAY by Bill Loehfelm
Released: May 1, 2013

"Readers will be turned off by the sluggish pace and paucity of action."
That scrappy Staten Island waitress returns as a rookie cop in post-Katrina New Orleans in this sequel to The Devil She Knows (2011). Read full book review >
THE DEVIL SHE KNOWS by Bill Loehfelm
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 1, 2011

"An attempt at gritty urban drama that falls way short."
Gutsy waitress tangles with homicidal hotshot. Read full book review >
BLOODROOT by Bill Loehfelm
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 3, 2009

"Promising, though uneven."
A burned-out college instructor reunites with his brother, falls in love and skirts the Mafia in a novel teetering on the border between thriller and family drama. Read full book review >