Bestselling Crime Author Paul Levine
Paul Levine is an award-winning crime fiction author whose legal thrillers have been keeping fans awake at night for decades. Drawing on his own life as a trial lawyer, Paul writes sizzling crime novels that have been published in 23 languages and adapted for television. Paul’s gripping novels are known and loved for their action-packed plots, witty dialogue and engagingly real characters.
“They don’t call us sharks for our ability to swim.” – Jake Lassiter
Paul Levine is best known for his bestselling Jake Lassiter series, ten fast-paced legal thrillers featuring a hard-nosed yet charismatic linebacker-turned-lawyer who battles to find the truth – and often ends up fighting for his own survival. The series has earned Paul Levine hundreds of rave reviews and the prestigious John D. MacDonald Florida Fiction Award.
“When the law doesn’t work…work the law.” – Steve Solomon
Paul’s other critically acclaimed crime series is the Solomon vs. Lord series, four thrillers packed with sparkling dialogue and focused on the mismatched legal team of ethically-challenged Steve Solomon and straight-laced Victoria Lord. The series has been nominated for many literary prizes, including the Edgar Allan Poe Award, and has been described by the Chicago Sun-Times as “Remarkably fresh and original, a hilarious, touching twist on the legal thriller.”
“Forget it, Steve. I’m not having sex in the ocean.” – Victoria Lord
In addition to the series that have made him famous, Paul Levine has also written a number of stand alone thrillers and short stories. His bestselling hardcovers and paperbacks are now available as ebooks on Amazon Kindle, with many also published in new trade paperback editions. Browse the website to learn more about Paul Levine and his books, and have fun deciding which of his page-turning thrillers you’ll read first.
Latest Blog Posts from Paul Levine
Atticus Finch: Where Are You Now?
By Paul Levine Hotshot New York City lawyers frequently defend white-collar criminals, and once in a while, the tables are turned. So it was this week when the bigwigs of a mammoth deep-carpet law firm were indicted for “cooking the books.” No, that’s not the precise charge; it’s what the lawyers themselves called it in emails!…
Why I Dedicated My Book to an Illegal Alien
“To the woman carrying a rucksack, clutching her child’s hand, and kicking up dust as she scrambled along a desert trail near Calexico, California.” –Dedication of “Illegal” by Paul Levine The following is true…with some dialogue editing. “Let me get this straight,” the Hollywood producer said. “You dedicated your book to an illegal alien?”…