Books by Sheldon Russell

THE HANGING OF SAMUEL ASH by Sheldon Russell
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 20, 2013

"Gritty, Hemingway-reading outsider Hook makes a most engaging hero. His fourth big case (Dead Man's Tunnel, 2012, etc.) has a Dickensian feel, both in its colorful supporting cast and its numerous and welcome digressions."
A tough railroad detective won't let a dead war hero be buried without a proper investigation of his killing. Read full book review >
DEAD MAN'S TUNNEL by Sheldon Russell
Released: June 19, 2012

"One could not hope to find a droller guide through the '40s or a more ardent dispenser of train knowledge than Hook (The Insane Train, 2010, etc.). And if a slightly rickety plot doesn't quite live up to the atmosphere and characters, so be it."
Why would a man stand in a tunnel with a train speeding down a 3 percent grade at him? Read full book review >