“Dead By Christmas” by David Corbett

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When his son dies and his wife leaves him, Boghossian immerses himself in solving robberies. He avoids the pain of his personal life by dedicating every ounce of energy to the case of a serial robber. When he discovers the truth about their suspect, however, Boghossian must face the reality of his own turmoil after all.


Dead By Christmas

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About the Author
David Corbett, a contributing editor for Writer’s Digest, is the author of five novels (including 2015’s The Mercy of the Night), the story collection Thirteen Confessions, and the writing guide The Art of Character. Patrick Anderson (Washington Post) described Done for a Dime as “one of the three or four best American crime novels I’ve ever read.” George Pelecanos remarked, “Corbett, like Robert Stone and Graham Greene before him, is crafting important, immensely thrilling books.”
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