Recent Updates

  • Early reviews of "If I Can't Have You" (coming May 20th from St. Martin's) have been terrific: “A powerful narrative of one family's tragedy.” – Publisher's Weekly. “Crime writer Olsen and investigative reporter Morris offer a behind-the-scenes look at a compelling true-crime mystery.” – Booklist
  • Thinking of Susan, Charlie and Braden Powell today, and every day.
  • Before Columbine and many other school shootings, there was 14-year old Barry Loukaitis. Eighteen years ago this weekend (Feb. 2, 1996) he opened fire at his school in Moses Lake, WA, killing two students and a teacher, and seriously injuring another student. There's no doubt he had an influence on dozens of other shootings. His is a story that has never been told - until now. "The Boy Who Fired the First Shot" is the lead chapter in our New York Times bestselling e-book, "Bodies of Evidence."