Daniel StashowerKathleen Waller
Daniel Stashower is the New York Times bestselling author of The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War. He is an acclaimed biographer and narrative historian and three-time winner of the Edgar. Stashower is also the recipient of the Agatha and Anthony awards, and the Raymond Chandler Fulbright Fellowship in Detective Fiction. A freelance journalist since 1986, his work has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Smithsonian Magazine, National Geographic, and numerous other publications. His previous nonfiction books include The Beautiful Cigar Girl and Teller of Tales: The Life of Arthur Conan Doyle.