Todd Ritter is the author of Death Notice, his debut mystery featuring small-town police chief Kat Campbell. Although he now lives in suburban New Jersey, he was born and raised in rural Pennsylvania, where he encountered way too many snakes.
From his Q & A with Declan Burke at Crime Always Pays:
What crime novel would you most like to have written?Learn more about Death Notice and its author at Todd Ritters' website.
MYSTIC RIVER by Dennis Lehane. Damn, that guy can write, and the book deserved a Pulitzer.
What fictional character would you most like to have been?
The Man in the Yellow Hat from CURIOUS GEORGE, because it would be pretty cool to have a monkey.
Who do you read for guilty pleasures?
Writers Read: Todd Ritter.
The Page 69 Test: Death Notice.
My Book, The Movie: Death Notice.