Joseph Mark Brewer is a journalist and author. While in the U.S. Navy he worked as a journalist and traveled extensively throughout Europe and Asia. The inspiration for his Shig Sato Mystery series comes from his years living in Japan. Visit him at www.josephmarkbrewer.com.
What do your fans mean to you?
Everything. I believe in the power of a good story. If my fans like my stories, that's heaven to me.
Who are your favorite authors?
My favorite authors range from Arthur Conan Doyle and Agatha Christie to Raymond Chandler to Ken Follett and Nelson DeMille. And I enjoy reading John Irving, Anne Tyler and Anne Lamott.
A brutal murder forces Inspector Shig Sato to confront the secret he's kept his entire career - his ties to the Fujimori crime syndicate. Will his debt to yakuza boss prevent him from bring a killer to justice?