Mystery Month: 5 Questions For Harlan Coben

Today we got a chance to catch up with bestselling mystery author Harlan Coben. The author is beloved for his long-running series featuring sports agent Myron Bolitar who helps solve murders that involve his famous clients. And this fall the author will publish his first YA novel, Shelter, which stars Myron's young nephew, Mickey Bolitar. 


What are you reading right now? 

Maine by J. Courtney Sullivan

What is the scariest mystery you've ever seen/read?

Marathon Man, the dentist scene is incredibly frightening.

Who is the mystery sleuth you most admire?

My Own. [Myron Bolitar] is basically me with wish fulfillment.

Which mystery dame would you love to spend time with?

I fall in love with every heroine I read. 

What's something that will mean nothing to readers now, but will be significant to them after they finish Shelter?

I've got two words: Bat Lady.


We will be hosting a video interview with Harlan Coben later this year, but you can pick up his latest mystery Live Wire in stores now and mark your calendars, Shelter is scheduled to hit shelves this September. In the meantime, you can follow along with Mystery Month for more exclusive mystery-related coverage and to enter this month's five book mystery giveaway, or check out our Everything Mystery Page!