Colin Harrison





Colin Harrison


Born
in New York City, The United States
January 01, 1960

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Influences
William Styron; John O'Hara and John Gardner


Colin Harrison is a crime novelist. He is a vice president and senior editor at Scribner.
He lives in Park Slope, Brooklyn, with his wife, the writer Kathryn Harrison, and their three children (Sarah, Walker and Julia).

He attended: Haverford College, BA 1982; University of Iowa Writers' Workshop. MFA 1986

His short nonfiction has appeared in The New York Times, New York Magazine, The Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune, Vogue, Salon, Worth, and other various publications.

Average rating: 3.56 · 3,237 ratings · 467 reviews · 56 distinct works · Similar authors
The Havana Room

3.75 avg rating — 589 ratings — published 2004 — 30 editions
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The Finder

3.37 avg rating — 574 ratings — published 2008 — 18 editions
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Manhattan Nocturne

3.45 avg rating — 379 ratings — published 1998 — 20 editions
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Risk

3.47 avg rating — 256 ratings — published 2009 — 7 editions
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Afterburn

3.53 avg rating — 248 ratings — published 1997 — 17 editions
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Bodies Electric

3.74 avg rating — 159 ratings — published 1993 — 14 editions
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Break And Enter

3.44 avg rating — 122 ratings — published 1990 — 9 editions
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The Pre-Raphaelites and Italy

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Manhattan Night: A Novel

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Mrs. Corbetts sidste ønske

3.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2010
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“I sell mayhem, scandal, murder and doom.”
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“Yes. I was, I see now, an asshole who wanted to roll the dice.”
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“You couldn't live other people's lives―you could only fight for your own and struggle to survive.”
Colin Harrison, Manhattan Nocturne

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