Barry Awards Nominations

SUSPICION is nominated for Best Thriller of the year! See the full list of Barry Award nominees.

Master Class in Spycraft

Watch a video of Harvard Book Store’s event with Joe and CIA veteran Jack Devine, author of Good Hunting: An American Spymaster’s Story. The memoir sheds light on some of the CIA’s deepest secrets and spans an illustrious tenure. Devine served for more than thirty years and ran Charlie Wilson’s War in Afghanistan, the largest covert action of the Cold War. This was taped by WGBH Forum Network.

Q&A with

An interview with Joe about his personal and professional background, the art of writing and SUSPICION. Visit

Townie Trivia

Joe, a die-hard Red Sox fan, created this trivia challenge on the boys of Beantown for CBS Boston (WBZ).

Boston Globe profile

"It was the bravest thing I ever did, and I’m not a brave person." Read more in Thriller writer Joseph Finder’s publishing plot twist

Joe and SUSPICION in The Wall Street Journal

"In some ways thrillers are about tearing at the fabric of life; the interruption of the ordinariness of the everyday," says Joe. Keep reading The Wall Street Journal article for more about SUSPICION, the corporate world and the business of writing thrillers.

Live Chat with Joe

On Tuesday, May 13 at 3:30p.m. ET, join Joe for a live chat on BookTrib, where he will discuss the upcoming release of SUSPICION and more.

Q&A on 777 Peppermint Place

Author Linda W. Yezak interviews Joe for her blog and calls him “one of my faves among the mainsteam authors, and an all-around cool guy.”

Joe Partners with Head of Zeus

Joe has entered into a multi-book joint venture publishing partnership with UK publisher HoZ. Joe said "I’m very excited to be partnering with Head of Zeus. Amanda Ridout is a force of nature – I love her publishing vision and I am delighted that she and Clare Alexander were able to come up with such an innovative publishing arrangement." Read the announcement.

Mystery Writers of America Presents ICE COLD

Bestselling authors Jeffery Deaver and Raymond Benson have joined forces to bring us twenty masterful tales of paranoia, espionage, and psychological drama. In Joe’s short story, "Police Report," the seemingly cut-and-dry case of a lunatic murderer in rural Massachusetts may have roots in Soviet-controlled Armenia. ICE COLD: Tales of Intrigue from the Cold War is on sale April 1.

FACEOFF: Joseph Finder vs. Lee Child

Fans of mystery fiction will be thrilled next June by FACEOFF, a collection of short stories that pairs up the genre’s most beloved detectives. Joe’s Nick Heller joins Lee Child’s Jack Reacher in "Good and Valuable Consideration," a story about rooting for the underdog in more ways than one. Read this blog post where Joe and Lee discuss the process of working together.

Kennedy Conspiracy? Here & Now Interview

Priscilla McMillan knew both John F. Kennedy and the man who assassinated him, Lee Harvey Oswald. Read Joseph’s foreword to her book MARINA AND LEE. And listen to a clip of WBUR’s "Here & Now" with Priscilla and Joseph.

Tom Clancy’s Legacy

Joseph joins WBUR’s "Here & Now" and talks about Clancy’s contribution to the history of thriller writing. Listen to the clip.

Thrillers vs. Mysteries

Frederic Colier talks to Joseph, Michael Connelly, Michael Palmer and John Lescroart. Watch Book Case TV to get the scoop on Joseph’s new book, the film adaptation of PARANOIA, becoming an author vs. a spy, and more.

A Conversation with Boston Magazine

Joseph talks Hollywood, PARANOIA, corporate espionage, and more. Read the interview.

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If you’re a bookstore owner and would like to invite Joe to make an appearance, or would like to request signed books, write to him at Check back regularly for information about upcoming appearances.

April 16, 2015

Texas Library Association
Evening with the Authors Dinner
Austin Convention Center
500 East Cesar Chavez Street
Austin, TX 78701

June 09, 2015 - June 18, 2015


Tuesday, June 9
Brookline Booksmith
7:00 PM
279 Harvard St.
Brookline, MA 02446

Wednesday, June 10
Murder by the Book
6:30 PM
2342 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005

Thursday, June 11
Poisoned Pen
7:00 PM
4014 N. Goldwater Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Friday, June 12
Laguna Beach Books
6:30 PM
1200 S Coast Hwy
Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Saturday, June 13
Book Carnival
1:00 PM
348 S Tustin St.
Orange, CA 92866

Monday, June 15
Barnes & Noble Homestead
7:00 PM
100 W Bridge St.
Homestead, PA 15120

Thursday, June 18
New England Mobile Book Fair
7:00 PM
82-84 Needham St.
Newton Highlands, MA 02461

June 30, 2015

Maynard Public Library
Men of Mystery panel
7:00 PM
77 Nason Street
Maynard, MA 01754

July 07, 2015

ThrillerFest X
July 7-11
Grand Hyatt
New York, NY