E.C. Diskin

more photos (1)

year in books
Gare Bi...
648 books | 175 friends

Hannah ...
394 books | 326 friends

Shereen...
386 books | 16 friends

Wendy H...
361 books | 120 friends

Julia B...
165 books | 902 friends

Christo...
1,289 books | 1,559 friends

Laura Rash
1,752 books | 934 friends

Rebecca
199 books | 24 friends

More friends…

E.C. Diskin

Goodreads Author


Born
Boston, The United States
Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
January 2013

URL


E.C. Diskin studied Radio/TV/Film and English in Texas (TCU), moved to New York to dance with a tap dance company in Soho, and finally became "an adult" when she moved to Chicago for law school. But after several years behind a desk, a drawer full of story ideas, and two little ones at home, she took a break from the law and began writing fiction. Fortunately, the fantasy of living a creative life became reality with the success of her debut legal thriller, The Green Line. Her second, Broken Grace, ventured into psych thrillers. Her third, Depth of Lies, dove into the veneers and secrets behind the closed doors of suburbia, and her latest, Desperate Paths, centers on one small town’s unraveling as secrets, lies, sex, guns, and extremists co ...more

To ask E.C. Diskin questions, please sign up.

Popular Answered Questions

E.C. Diskin Hi Peggy! I'm glad you're enjoying it so far. I'm not from the area, but I live near Chicago and am fortunate to have a couple of friends with vacatio…moreHi Peggy! I'm glad you're enjoying it so far. I'm not from the area, but I live near Chicago and am fortunate to have a couple of friends with vacation homes in the area-so I've been there over the years and I love southwest Michigan--we hope to move there once the kids go off to college! (less)
Average rating: 3.95 · 21,598 ratings · 1,405 reviews · 4 distinct worksSimilar authors
Broken Grace

3.95 avg rating — 16,399 ratings — published 2015 — 10 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Green Line

3.96 avg rating — 3,037 ratings — published 2013 — 8 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Depth of Lies

3.85 avg rating — 1,621 ratings — published 2017 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Desperate Paths

4.10 avg rating — 541 ratings — published 2019 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

Kindle Daily Deal Alert!

Hey friends! Just learned that Broken Grace is 1.99 today only. Gotta love a bargain!!Broken Grace
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on September 17, 2019 13:03 Tags: sale-deal-diskin

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Method 15/33
E.C. Diskin is currently reading
by Shannon Kirk (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Death Will Get Yo...
E.C. Diskin is currently reading
by Elizabeth Zelvin (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

E.C.’s Recent Updates

E.C. Diskin rated a book it was amazing
A Warning by Anonymous
Rate this book
Clear rating
A fast and disturbing read. Not anymore shocking than the daily news....but given that different news outlets offer a lot of polarizing spin, this book should be of value and interest to ALL sides of the political spectrum. My favorite part was actua ...more
E.C. Diskin has read
Trigger Warning by Neil Gaiman
Rate this book
Clear rating
E.C. Diskin and 78 other people liked Brad Galloway's review of A Warning:
A Warning by Anonymous
"I wish I could put a copy of this in the hand of every American. It is a rather bleak and sobering look at the presidency of Donald J. Trump, and more than anything makes me pray that he is ousted from the office in 2020. The author points out all th" Read more of this review »
E.C. Diskin rated a book it was amazing
The Wolf Wants In by Laura McHugh
The Wolf Wants In
by Laura McHugh (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
I was a fan of McHugh before digging in...this book just solidified my love. She's a MASTER of atmosphere...just an incredible gift of detail and description that transports the reader into this rural setting. A twisty thrill ride with an undertone t ...more
E.C. Diskin is currently reading
Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert T. Kiyosaki
Rate this book
Clear rating
E.C. Diskin rated a book it was amazing
The Wolf Wants In by Laura McHugh
The Wolf Wants In
by Laura McHugh (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
I was a fan of McHugh before digging in...this book just solidified my love. She's a MASTER of atmosphere...just an incredible gift of detail and description that transports the reader into this rural setting. A twisty thrill ride with an undertone t ...more
E.C. Diskin finished reading
The Self-Directed IRA Handbook, Second Edition by Mat Sorensen
Rate this book
Clear rating
E.C. Diskin rated a book it was amazing
Her Secret Son by Hannah Mary McKinnon
Her Secret Son
by Hannah Mary McKinnon (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Much to love with Mckinnon’s latest... she has a distinctive and charming voice, the story was compelling, the narrator was really fantastic, and I loved the twists and turns! Nothing but great reports on this one:)
E.C. Diskin started reading
The Wolf Wants In by Laura McHugh
The Wolf Wants In
by Laura McHugh (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
E.C. Diskin finished reading
The Wolf Wants In by Laura McHugh
The Wolf Wants In
by Laura McHugh (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of E.C.'s books…
“Because if someone owed me several thousand, and then stole from my house, and then I found out he had the money and didn’t pay me back, I’d be pretty pissed,” Hackett said.”
E.C. Diskin, Broken Grace

“one to find them. “I was at a friend’s when it happened.” “And how did you feel when they were killed?” Her response sounded annoyed. “Well, obviously, I was upset.” “And how old were you when it happened?” “Seventeen.” “Now, is it just you, or do you have siblings?” She hesitated, and then it was almost a chuckle as she said, “It’s kind of both. I mean, it’s not just me, but it might as well be.” “What do you mean”
E.C. Diskin, Broken Grace

“know, I get how this works,” she said. “I came to you and I’m supposed to tell you all about my life, but I really don’t like talking about all of this. It took me a long time to put all that behind me. I just need help with this insomnia.” “Isn’t it possible it’s all related?” Dr. Newell asked. “Can’t you just give me some meds? I mean, maybe I just need a little Ambien or something.” “I can, but”
E.C. Diskin, Broken Grace

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Nothing But Readi...: Tapirs READ BOOKS 789 277 Nov 06, 2016 07:11PM  
Nothing But Readi...: Harpy Eagles READ BOOKS 1283 313 Nov 07, 2016 03:04PM  
NetGalley Readers: Books read in 2016 - Target 50,000 1071 426 Jan 12, 2017 01:11PM  
31471 THE Group for Authors! — 11582 members — last activity 10 hours, 6 min ago
This is a group for authors to discuss their craft, as well as publishing and book marketing.
306 chicago readers — 454 members — last activity Aug 05, 2019 07:34AM
chicagoland goodreaders of all types.



No comments have been added yet.