By Lawrence Meyer
Original Publisher: Viking Adult
Current Publisher: Out of Print
Fiction Finalists for Mystery (Hardcover) That Year:
- Lucille Kallen for Introducing C.B. Greenfield
- William X. Kienzle for The Rosary Murders
- Arthur Maling for The Rheingold Route
- Lawrence Meyer for False Front
Fiction Winner for Mystery (Hardcover) That Year: John D. MacDonald for The Green Ripper
Fiction Judges That Year: Not Available
The Year in Literature:
- The Executioner's Song by Norman Mailer won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
- Czeslaw Milosz won the Nobel Prize for literature.
More Information: Meyer spent thirty-two years at The Washington Post covering many of the twentieth century’s most dramatic events. He has published a total of four books, including, most recently, The Final Edition (2010).