A baseball mom suggested that Andy write a book, so he did. Mystery Writers of America suggested he send it to an editor in Woodstock, and off it went. The editor suggested he work with book agent Sterling Lord (notable clients: Jack Kerouac, On the Road and Ken Kesey, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest), where Andy was offered the honor. Scribner purchased Suzy’s Case where Andy’s marketing individual was shared with Stephen King. Blah, blah, blah. After requesting and receiving his rights back on Suzy’s Case and Cookie’s Case, Andy created [...]
When a guy’s been practicing law in New York City for over twenty years and is about to publish his first novel, you don’t look at him and think, “Hey, at Great Neck North High School on Long Island, they kept him in remedial reading through eleventh grade.” But it’s true.