Daniel Stashower (The Beautiful Cigar Girl – Mary Rogers, Edgar Allan Poe, and the Invention of Murder)

A photograph of award-winning author Daniel Stashower wearing a blue shirt.

Guest Bio

Daniel Stashower is a New York Times bestselling author and a three-time winner of the Mystery Writers of America’s Edgar award.  In addition to The Beautiful Cigar Girl, he is also the author of The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War and Teller of Tales: The Life of Arthur Conan Doyle, among others.  His work has also appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Smithsonian Magazine, National Geographic Traveler, American History and many other publications.  He lives in Washington, D.C., with his wife and their two sons.

Books

The Beautiful Cigar Girl: Mary Rogers, Edgar Allan Poe, and the Invention of Murder

The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before The Civil War

Teller of Tales: The Life of Arthur Conan Doyle

For more of his works, visit Daniel’s Author Page on Amazon!