Books by William Ryan

THE DARKENING FIELD by William Ryan
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Jan. 3, 2012

"Though he's not quite as fully realized as Stuart Kaminsky's Porfiry Rostnikov, the appealing Karolev in his second appearance (The Holy Thief, 2010) invites comparison to him. That's high praise indeed."
In Stalinist Russia, a smart cop knows just how dangerous it is to be a smart cop. Read full book review >
THE HOLY THIEF by William Ryan
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 3, 2010

"A detail-rich first novel, with some pacing issues, from an author with potential."
Debut novelist Ryan delivers a gritty mystery set in Stalinist 1936 Moscow. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 1, 1999

"An impressive marshalling of geophysical and archaeological evidence to reconstruct the truth behind an ancient myth. (illustrations and maps)"
In a rare marriage of science and myth, two geologists draw on their worldwide oceanographic expeditions in search of evidence of the biblical flood. Read full book review >