Books by James Siegel

JAMES JSIEGEL is vice chairman, senior executive creative director and member of the Board of Directors of BBDO New York and is one of the agency's top creative talents. His work includes such accounts as Visa, Frito-Lay (Tostitos), Charles Schwab, Office


DETOUR by James Siegel
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 23, 2005

"A thriller that explodes with the energy of a high-velocity bullet, even if it does lose both power and accuracy toward the end of its amazing trajectory."
A pair of American innocents ignore their friends' warnings about traveling to Colombia to pick up an adoptive baby. Complications ensue. Read full book review >
DERAILED by James Siegel
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 19, 2003

"Irresistible hokum written with an obvious eye on Hollywood, where producers will have to decide whether to make Charles's tribulations believable or hope viewers, like lucky readers, will surrender themselves to its spell."
Ad exec Siegel (Epitaph, 2001) swings for the fences with this preposterous, compulsively readable story of a casual fling that flings its partners into the lower depths of hell. Read full book review >
EPITAPH by James Siegel
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 16, 2001

"Still, he captures very well the indignities of aging, and his plot is sturdy enough to maintain interest."
Adman Siegel's mystery debut follows William Riskin, a retired, energy-deficient investigator, as he tries to figure out what "biggest case of his life" his former partner Jean Goldblum was working on before he died of a heart attack. Read full book review >