Wallace Stroby





Wallace Stroby

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Long Branch, New Jersey, The United States
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Wallace Stroby is an award-winning journalist and the author of the novels
Cold Shot to the Heart, Gone 'Til November, The Heartbreak Lounge and The Barbed-Wire Kiss..

A Long Branch, N.J., native, he's a lifelong resident of the Jersey Shore. "The Barbed-Wire Kiss," which The Washington Post called "a scorching first novel ...full of attention to character and memory and, even more, to the neighborhoods of New Jersey," was a finalist for the 2004 Barry Award for Best First Novel.

A graduate of Rutgers University, Stroby was an editor at the Star-Ledger of Newark, Tony Soprano's hometown newspaper, for 13 years.


Average rating: 3.70 · 899 ratings · 200 reviews · 10 distinct works · Similar authors
Cold Shot to the Heart (Cri...
3.64 of 5 stars 3.64 avg rating — 245 ratings — published 2011 — 9 editions
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Gone 'til November
3.54 of 5 stars 3.54 avg rating — 229 ratings — published 2010 — 10 editions
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Kings of Midnight (Crissa S...
3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 136 ratings — published 2012 — 7 editions
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Shoot the Woman First (Cris...
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 115 ratings — published 2013 — 8 editions
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The Barbed-Wire Kiss (Harry...
3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 102 ratings — published 2003 — 7 editions
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The Heartbreak Lounge
3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 65 ratings — published 2005 — 6 editions
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Lovers in the Cold
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2011
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The Devil's Share (Crissa S...
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — expected publication 2015 — 3 editions
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