David Crossman

Biography

David A. Crossman is a modern-day polymath who – in common with polymaths throughout time – has yet to be sufficiently beguiled by any one sphere of endeavor to apply himself to it exclusively. As a result, he’s a best-selling novelist, an award-winning lyricist and composer, a writer of short stories, screenplays, teleplays, poems, and children’s books, a television producer/director (also award-winning), a video producer, radio/television talent, award-winning graphic, computer graphic artist, advertising copywriter, videographer, publisher, music producer, musician, singer, performer and … well, you get the picture. He’s shiftless – in all things but his devotion to Barbara his wife of…well, let’s say over 35 years and leave it at that.

Where to find David Crossman online


Where to buy in print


Books

The Legend of Burial Island - the third Bean and Ab mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,050. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
“Readers will not be able to put down this fast-paced mystery that doesn’t slow down until the neat conclusion.
” School Library Journal
The Mystery of the Black Moriah - the second Bean and Ab mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,530. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
“This multilayered mystery holds readers’ attention well. Interesting characters, a fast-moving plot, and a satisfying and surprising ending make it a quick read. An author’s note includes information about the legend of the Black Moriah, the people, and the island in Maine that inspired this story.” School Library Journal
The Secret of the Missing Grave - the first Bean and Ab mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,570. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
“This well-structured tale never loses momentum. The carefully orchestrated chapters and the fast pace will hold children’s attention throughout.” School Library Journal / “Impossible-to-put-down Maine mystery. Suspense builds neatly and the ending is richly satisfying.” Bangor Daily News, Sunday / “Secret of the Missing Grave is a gripping and well-imagined adventure mystery." The Horn Book
Justice Once Removed - the third Winston Crisp mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,540. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“Crossman (has) clearly mastered the crafting of page-turning stories. His skills are evident in this book.” Bangor Daily News / “Every chapter reeks of Alfred Hitchcock. Winston Crisp is an unlikely superhero in these times of brawn versus brains.” / The Midwest Book Review
A Show of Hands - the first Winston Crisp mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,240. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“In the venerable Winston Crisp, Crossman has created an engaging, plausible sleuth who relies on brain rather than brawn.” New York Times best-selling author Tess Gerritsen / “David Crossman is a wizard!” Kennebec Sunday Journal / “…sheer wind-chased delight.” Courier Publications / “...fast-paced and full of enough twists and turns to engage the most avid reader." - Maine Sunday Telegram
Dead in D Minor - the second Albert mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,450. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“The novel is an exercise in the comic style, defying disbelief. To his credit, Crossman brings it off nicely. Albert is clearly a survivor, likely to be heard from again.” Los Angeles Times Book Review “Bravo. Encore!" Publishers Weekly “Albert is one of my all-time favorite sleuths.” New York Times bestselling author Tess Gerritsen
Requiem for Ashes - the first Albert mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,610. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
"Albert is one of my all-time favorite sleuths!" Tess Gerritsen, NYT Bestselling Author "...shines with comic brilliance. Crossman has a gift for creating characters...who should show up in further adventures of Albert. And there should be more." Chicago Sun-Times "The novel is an exercise in the comic style, defying disbelief. To his credit, Crossman brings it off nicely." L.os Angeles Times

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