Author Lopresi, Robert

Robert Lopresti grew up in New Jersey, where GREENFELLAS is set, and got his M.L.S at Rutgers.  He is currently the environmental science librarian at a university in the Pacific Northwest.  He is the author of more than fifty short stories and has won the Black Orchid Novella Award and the Derringer (twice), and been nominated for the Anthony.  He conceived and edited THURBER ON CRIME.  Kearney Street Books published his first novel SUCH A KILLING CRIME.  SHANKS ON CRIME, a collection of stories set in New Jersey, was published in 2014.   He blogs at and reviews short stories at Little Big Crimes.