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Article about Some Rise By Sin

This article, giving a summary of Some Rise By Sin and some background about the novel’s genesis, appeared today, April 18.

April 18, 2017 | By | 4 Replies More

Upcoming SOME RISE BY SIN readings and book signings

Some Rise by Sin publishes in early May, and I’ll be updating here my various appearances to promote the book. Hope to see you at one of these events. Thurs., 5/11 7 pm: Ferguson Library, Stamford, CT Mon., 5/15 7 pm: Brazos bookstore, Houston, TX Wed., 5/17 7 pm: Changing Hands Bookstore, Phoenix, AZ […]

April 1, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More

Some Rise by Sin Publishers Weekly review

A fine pre-publication review of the new novel, SOME RISE BY SIN, in the most recent issue of Publishers Weekly: Expanding on several of the themes of his 2009 novel Crossers, Caputo’s latest is a thought-provoking story of unthinkable brutality. Former art history professor Timothy Riordan is the Catholic pastor of San Patricio, a remote village in […]

March 20, 2017 | By | 4 Replies More

SOME RISE BY SIN/advance reviews

Here is a link to a 5-star review from Booklist and a somewhat mixed advance review from Kirkus, call it a 3-star. Kirkus will publish it on March 1st. I don’t think the novel is as predictable as the reviewer states, but then I’m biased. Booklist first: Text of Kirkus:   A novel that […]

February 17, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More

Some Rise By Sin Library Journal review

Full text of Library Journal pre-pub review: Library Journal 2 1 17

February 8, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More


My new novel, Some Rise By Sin (written under the working title of Deliver Us From Evil), was completed in July, and is scheduled for a May 2, 2017, publication by Henry Holt & Co. Here’s an early peek at the story.

June 17, 2016 | By | 8 Replies More