Dutch Schultz, by Nate Hendley, receives high praise from former Ithaca Journal reporter

I thoroughly enjoyed your book, “Dutch Schultz: the Brazen Beer Baron of New York.” You deftly blended the story of Arthur Flegenheimer with the history — and zeitgeist — of the prohibition era. Here are two of your stand-out sentences: “The urge to drink proved stronger than the will to obey the law. Almost overnight, an enormous black market in spirits sprang up, serviced by young, enterprising criminals.” “Against this backdrop of social engineering, Arthur…

Writing After Retirement

Five River Publishing’s Senior Editor, Robert Runté, has a chapter in the newly released Writing After Retirement: Tips by Successful Retired Writers [edited by Christine Redman-Waldeyer and Carole Smallwood. Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press (Imprint of UK’s Rowman & Littlefield)]. His Chapter is “Estate Planning for Authors” which hopefully will help authors plan how they want their literary legacy handled after they’re gone…. The other 26 chapters in the collection are filled with tips on how…

Nate Hendley speaking at Walter Stewart Public Library

Wednesday, September 24, 2014, Five Rivers’ crime-writer Nate Hendley will be speaking at the Walter Stewart branch of the Toronto Public Library, as part of the East End Writers’ Group meeting. Nate Hendley He will be reading from his works, discuss the true-crime genre, and answer questions about his writing process. Nate Hendley is the author of Al Capone: Chicago’s King of Crime, Dutch Schultz: Brazen Beer Baron of New York, Steven Truscott: Decades of…

Nate Hendley meet and greet at Guelph Chapters

Five Rivers author, Nate Hendley, will be taking part in a “meet the crime author” event at Chapter’s in Guelph, Ontario on Saturday, July 5 from 11 am – 3 pm. Nate Hendley at Toronto’s Word on the Street He will be signing copies of his true-crime book, Steven Truscott: Decades of Injustice, about a notorious case of wrongful conviction in Canada. Hendley will be one of four awesome crime/mystery authors at this event. All…

Nate Hendley reading at Words Worth Books

Nate Hendley Nate Hendley, author of Steven Truscott: Decades of Injustice, will be appearing at Words Worth Books in Waterloo, Ontario February 19 at 7:00 p.m. Hendley will be reading from his book about falsely condemned adolescent Steven Truscott. Authors Ian Hamilton and Gloria Ferris will also appear. Words Worth Books is located at: 96 King Street South, Waterloo, ON Phone: 519-884-2665 Toll-Free: 1-888-241-7546