Warren Murphy

Warren Murphy has written 200 novels with worldwide sales of fifty million copies. His books and stories have won a dozen national awards including two Edgars from the Mystery Writers of America and two Shamus awards from the Private Eye Writers of America.

He is also a screenwriter whose credits include The Eiger Sanction, Lethal Weapon II, and the Murphy's Law television series. Murphy's book series, "The Destroyer," was the basis for the film "Remo Williams: the Adventure Begins," and a new Destroyer film is now in pre-production at Columbia Pictures and is scheduled for release next year.

In addition to the HRW, MWA and PWA, he is a member of the Screenwriters Guild, the American Crime Writers League, and the International Association of Crime Writers. He is also a member of the Adams Round Table, a New York-based writers' group whose members include Mary Higgins Clark, Lawrence Block, Peter Straub, Susan Isaacs, Harlan Coben and Linda Fairstein.

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Warren Murphy has begun a how-to-write-your-novel course at his website, www.warrenmurphy.com.  Murphy who has won a dozen national awards including two Edgars and two Shamuses, plans a series of lesson to help budding novelists move from their initial idea to those two magic words: "The End."  No charge.  Lesson One is now posted. 

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