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David Heinzmann

Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Heinzmann lives in Oak Park,Illinois. He grew up in Metamora,Illinois and earned a degree from the University of Illinois.

Biography: David Heinzmann is a jounalist and novelist who has written about crime in Chicago for more than a decade at the ''Chicago Tribune''. He started his journalism career with the Associated Press in Baltimore and Atlanta and also worked at the ''Daily Southtown'' in Chicago's gritty south suburbs before joining the Tribune. He has appeared numerous times on national news outlets including CNN, National Public Radio, MSNBC, and NBC's Dateline.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

David Heinzmann on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

A word to the wise
ISBN: 9781594148477 OCLC: 429634824

Five Star, Waterville, Me. : 2009.

Flood left the FBI and ended up at a little law firm in the Chicago Loop. When he is ordered to track down client Westlake's wayward wife, what first appears a fool's errand soon confronts him with a list of dangerous questions when the businessman's story doesn't add up.

Throwaway girl :
ISBN: 9781432825508 OCLC: 747099240

Five Star, Waterville, Me. : ©2011.

Flood is offered a fat check to investigate what looks like an open and shut case. His wealthy new client's daughter drowned in Lake Michigan two weeks earlier and the police have all but dismissed the case as an accident or suicide. But Jane Ash believes her daughter had too much purpose and drive to take her own life. Flood's questions open the lid on a dangerous and ugly world as he descends into the depths of America's sex trade.