Books by Peter Hernon

Released: June 13, 2017

"A wise, elegant study to add to the World War I archives."
An intriguing work of World War I research resurrects the little-known history of a massive German luxury liner that was confiscated and retooled for the American war effort. Read full book review >
8.4 by Peter Hernon
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 1, 1999

"8. (First printing of 75,000, $75,000 ad/promo, miniseries to NBC/Avent)"
A big book about big earthquakes that ought to be scarier than it is, by the author of The Kindling Effect (1996). Read full book review >
THE KINDLING EFFECT by Peter Hernon
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 1, 1996

"Robin Cook meets Soldier of Fortune in a gripping (if often over-the-top) thriller chock-full of medico-legal arcana."
An engrossingly macabre debut novel by St. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: June 24, 1991

"Adroitly told, fresh, provocative, with plenty of froth and also substance; certain to excite comment. (Thirty-two pages of b&w photographs—not seen.)"
Fascinating, outrageous, factual saga of America's powerful beer barons—the Busch family of St. Read full book review >