Andrew Vachss

Andrew Vachss has been a federal investigator in sexually transmitted diseases, a social services caseworker, a labor organizer, and has directed a maximum-security prison for “aggressive-violent” youth. Now a lawyer in private practice, he represents children and youth exclusively.

He is the author of numerous novels, including the Burke series, two collections of short stories, and a wide variety of other material including song lyrics, graphic novels, essays, and a “children’s book for adults.” His books have been translated into twenty languages, and his work has appeared in Parade, Antaeus, Esquire, Playboy, The New York Times, and many other forums.

His books have been awarded the Grand Prix de Littérature Policiére, the Falcon Award, Deutschen Krimi Preis, Die Jury des Bochumer Krimi Archivs and the Raymond Chandler Award (per Giurìa a Noir in Festival, Courmayeur, Italy).

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“The action is nonstop, hardly allowing for the reader to take a breath between scenes.”

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“This book is not for everyone but for the reader who enjoys finding the mystery in the mystery, it might be enjoyed.”

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“That’s How I Roll is about the dichotomies and incongruities within the human mind and within the context in which the story takes place.