Matt Coyle knew as a child he wanted to be a crime writer when his dad gave him THE SIMPLE ART OF MURDER by Raymond Chandler. Matt is the author of the Rick Cahill crime series. His books have won the Anthony, Ben Franklin Silver, and San Diego Book Awards, and have accrued nominations for the Macavity, Anthony, Shamus, and Lefty Awards. He lives in San Diego with his yellow Lab, Angus, where he is writing the sixth Rick Cahill novel. You can find him at mattcoylebooks.com and on Facebook.