Harlan Coben – Being a parent is not…

Being a parent is not for the faint of heart. I may joke about knowing…


“Being a parent is not for the faint of heart. I may joke about knowing fear, but the fact is, the first time I ever knew real fear was the day Charlotte, my first child, was born. Suddenly there is someone in the world you care about more than anything.”
-Harlan Coben

Harlan Coben – The state of New Jersey…

The state of New Jersey is really two places – terrible cities and wonderful suburbs. I…


“The state of New Jersey is really two places – terrible cities and wonderful suburbs. I live in the suburbs, the final battleground of the American dream, where people get married and have kids and try to scratch out a happy life for themselves. It’s very romantic in that way, but a bit naive. I like to play with that in my work.”
-Harlan Coben

Harlan Coben – I wrote seven Myron Bolitar…

I wrote seven Myron Bolitar novels in a row, and I never want to write…


“I wrote seven Myron Bolitar novels in a row, and I never want to write a Myron book where he just solves a crime. Every one of them I want to be personal, and I want him to grow and change. The problem with that is, it makes the series limited, you can’t write a series where a guy is always going through some kind of crisis.”
-Harlan Coben