Author Russ Johnson has written six novels in the Detective Pete Nazareth crime series, with a seventh on the way in 2018. The books are works of fiction, but they have a ring of authenticity derived in part from his military, private-sector, and consulting experiences.
When not writing crime fiction, he writes humorous satire under the pen name Alastair Flythe. To learn more about "Alastair," click the button at the bottom of this page.
Russ lives in Princeton Junction, N.J.
Someone needs to step up.
Two NYPD detectives track a serial killer who is just getting warmed up. Widow-Taker puts you inside the head of the most dangerous man they have ever faced.
A madman is murdering New York City’s immigrants, and it’s up to NYPD Detectives Pete Nazareth and Tara Gimble to take him down in this deadly game of kill or be killed.
Heaven turns to hell when a young woman is kidnapped from a cruise ship off the Alaskan coast. No one comes back from where she's going.