"One of the most finely crafted, beautifully written, and emotionally engaging series in all of crime fiction."
— Linwood Barclay
Forty Words for Sorrow is the "The best Canadian crime thriller ever written."
"Blunt writes with the flashing grace of an ice skater skimming over a frozen pond."
—New York Times Book Review
By the Time You Read This is "the . . . most beautifully written, deeply felt page-turner of the year."
“I wish I had written Forty Words for Sorrow.”
Breaking Lorca is "a tour de force . . . an unforgettable window into the human capacity for cruelty and courage."
—The Globe and Mail
Forty Words for Sorrow is “Brilliant. One of the finest crime novels I’ve ever read.”
GB’s new standalone novel, The Hesitation Cut, will be published by Random House Canada in August 2015.
Monday, August 10, 7 pm - Reading at Wasaga Beach Public Library
Tuesday, August 18, 6:30 pm - Book Launch! Dora Keogh Pub, 141 Danforth Ave., Toronto. Martin Levin will interview GB
Tuesday, August 25, 7 pm - IFOA, “Thrilling Prose,” at the CNE, Wine Garden Stage, with James Grainger and Matt Lennox
Wednesday, September 16, 1pm - Toronto City Hall , Lunchtime Program, The Eh List
Sunday, September 27th, 11 am - Word on the Street, Harbourfront, 235 Queen’s Quay West, Toronto
GB was awarded an honorary degree from Nipissing University on June 12, 2014.