Rex Burns is the author of the Gabe Wager mystery series, the first of which won an Edgar Award.
Other novels include the Devlin Kirk Series and a stand-alone published under the name "Tom Sehler." The first in his "Touchstone Agency" series featuring a father/daughter detective team will appear this fall from Mysterious Press. His short stories may be found in "Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine." Burns' non-fiction includes "Success in America: The Yeoman Dream and the Industrial Revolution" and numerous articles in a variety of magazines and anthologies.