Following the critical and sales success of Chris’ debut novelÂ Dead Harvest, and with the noise already building for The WrongÂ Goodbye’s upcoming release in October this year, they’ve snapped upÂ Chris’ third book in the Collector series. Called The Big Reap,Â it threatens to reveal a whole lot more of the machinations ofÂ some of Hell’s most powerful characters, as soul collector SamÂ Thornton gets himself in a whole universe of trouble.
Holm was born in Syracuse, New York, the grandson of a cop with a penchant for crime fiction. He wrote his first story at the age of six. It got him sent to the principalâ€™s office.
Since then, his work has fared better, appearing in such publications as Ellery Queenâ€™s Mystery Magazine, Alfred Hitchcockâ€™s Mystery Magazine, Needle Magazine, Beat to a Pulp and Thuglit.
Heâ€™s been a Derringer Award finalist and a Spinetingler Award winner, and heâ€™s also written a novel or two. He lives on the coast of Maine with his lovely wife and a noisy, noisy cat.