Home
Join Up
Bio
Journalism
Contact
Blog

Vincent Zandri's 
Please follow me on:
The Dick Moonlight PI Novels
News, Appearances, Events:

October 10: Vince will be appearing "live" from Italy on WebbWeaver Books Blog Talk Radio to discuss his books and read from his new thriller, MOONLIGHT WEEPS. 

October 7: The second in the new CHASE BAKER THRILLER series, CHASE BAKER AND THE GOLDEN CONDOR is now available for pre-order on Kindle.

September 5: The 8th full-length novel in the Dick Moonlight PI series is released by Down & Out Books, MOONLIGHT WEEPS. 

August 22: DROWNING IN THE GANGES: A JOURNALISM SINGLE
is published exclusively for Kindle.  

August 7: Vince appears on FOX  NEWS in an interview by Claudia Cowan about the publishing wars and authors caught in the middle. 

August 4: Vince will visit the FOX NEWS studios in New York City to discuss his books and the state of the new publishing paradigm. 

July 16: Vince makes a guest appearance on Bloomberg TV's "In the Loop" to discuss the business of publishing as it relates to his recent New York Times feature. 

July 13: The NEW YORK TIMES features Vince in a major article about his novels with Thomas & Mercer of Amazon Publishing. 



July 13: You can catch Vince reading at the "Noir at the Bar" event at Shade on Sullivan Street in NYC's Village Sunday at 6PM. 

July 7: PATHOLOGICAL, the short film begins its Kickstarter campaign. Check it out here. 

September 2014: Vince heads back to Italy to tour the Italian translation of MOONLIGHT SONATA. Reading and signing dates to be announced soon. 

June 28: Pub dates are announced: EVERYTHING BURNS (Thomas & Mercer): January 2015. MOONLIGHT WEEPS (Down & Out Books) September 2014. Italian translation of MOONLIGHT SONATA (Meme Publishers): September 2014.

July 13: Vince will be a featured reader along with Reed Farrel Coleman, Sarah Weinman, Ben Lieberman, and more at the Sullivan St. Tavern in NYC's Village. 

June 29: Vince flies into San Francisco where he'll spend a few days R&R after his research trip to Nepal and India. Then it's on to New York for the summer. 

June 11: Vince heads to NEPAL to explore the foothill jungle territory and then on to INDIA. The two week trip is intended as research for what will be the third novel in the CHASE BAKER series.

June 3: New "Very Nice" contract with Thomas & Mercer for EVERYTHING BURNS is signed and sealed. Look for the new novel in December, 2014. 

May 6 & 7: News of Vince's Italian translation of Moonlight Sonata hits newsstands in Italy. The book is also featured at  Al Salone del Libro in Torino.    

April 18: Vince to sign a "very nice" mid five-figure publishing deal with Thomas & Mercer for his new stand-alone literary thriller, THE BREAKUP. Details to be announced at a later date. 

April 10: Local Pride...Vince is voted in the Top 3 Best Local Authors by readers of Metroland Magazine for the 6th consecutive year. Thanks Capitaland!


April 9: DEADLY DOZEN hits the USA TODAY Bestseller list for the 6th consecutive week. The anthology contains MOONLIGHT SONATA.


April 4: DEADLY DOZEN hits the USA TODAY Bestseller list for the 5th straight week. 

March 22: Pre-Production for the Albany area shoot of PATHOLOGICAL based on Vince's noir short of the same title, continues. Vince has completed a shooting draft of the screenplay and a casting call is scheduled. Check out the film's website here.

March 21:  BREAKDOWN, a piece of non-fiction that first appeared in  Conor Friedersdorf's Culture 11 Magazine, is published exclusively on Kindle. 


March 20: DEADLY DOZEN enters into its second week on the NYTimes Bestseller List (e-Books) and its third week on the USA Today list. 

March 12: Vince nails a spot in The New York Times Top 20 for "Print and eBooks" with Deadly Dozen anthology by The Twelve. 

March 5: Vince nails the USA TODAY bestseller list with Deadly Dozen, his 12 Thriller Anthology with The Twelve. 

February 23: PULP! the collection of two bestselling hard-boiled novels and a novella is released. 

February 16: Vince pens a nice 3 Book deal with DOWN & OUT BOOKS for 3 new Dick Moonlight PI novels. 

February 15: The October 2014 "Moonlight Sonata (Italian Edition)" tour for Rome, Florence, and Milan is confirmed, with additional tour dates on behalf of The Remains, to be announced for the UK in November.

January 30:  Vince will be appearing at THE BIG BOOK CLUB on a panel for "The International Thrillers" along with bestselling author and CNN journalist Kitty Pilgrim, former Doubleday Editor turned novelist J.E. Fishman, and more, Saturday, February 22, 12:00 noon at Mohegan Sun.  

January 8: IndieReader announces its pick for the most "22 Kick Ass Heroines" in popular noir fiction. Spike Harrison of THE CONCRETE PEARL comes in at no. 7!  

January 3: THE SHROUD KEY is awarded Best "Potboiler" Novel of 2013 by CrimeFictionBlog

January 2:MOONLIGHT SONATA is the subject of a new feature in ITW's January 2014 issue of The Big Thrill Newsletter.

January 2: A new travel feature, MY MUSE FLORENCE is published in inTravel Magazine

​January 1: Author Gary Ponzo interviews Vince about his fiction and his photojournalism at Strong Scenes

December 1-31: SUSPENSE MAGAZINE reviews THE SHROUD KEY, Zandri's first novel to be published under his own imprint, Bear Media,calling it "masterful."

November 14: Vince will appear on 
Dialogue Between the Lines, "LIVE from Italy," with Susan Wingate at 1:00PM EST/10PM PST. 

November 10: A slightly different version of Full Moonlight, is released by PI Roman Dalton author, Paul D. Brazill in Poland, and all over Europe. 

October 18THE REMAINS sells 40,000 copies in paper/ebook/audible over a six week period. Hits No. 9 overall in the UK and No. 10 overall in the US. Also Top 10 in Canada and India. Thomas & Mercer reports it as their top seller for the month of September. 

September 20: StoneGate Ink releases the 5th Full-Length Dick Moonlight Novel, MOONLIGHT SONATA

September 18: Vincent is featured in The Albany Times Union in story by Michael Janairo called, A Landscape of Murder.

September 16: Ben Sobieck and Crimefictionbook.com provide an in-depth review of THE SHROUD KEY.

September 15: The new Seattle PI interview.

Septmeber 6: The long awaited release of THE SHROUD KEY, the first in the Chase Baker series is here. You'll recall Vince traveled to post-revolutionary Egypt 10 months ago to research the book.

August 17: Zandri will be the guest of Pam Stack at Authors On The Air out of Miami Florida at 12:noon EST. 
August 6: Zandri sells the foreign rights to his entire existing catalogue to MEME PUBLISHING  in Paris and Milan. His books will be translated in Italian and French, to start with. 

August 1: A brand new interview with VIncent Zandri by ITW's "The Big Thrill Magazine." Zandri discusses his newest novel, The Guilty, plus ilfe and publishing. He also reveals his secret plot to steal the  Kuwaiti Flag of f the Kuwaiti embassy in NYC.

July 31: The New ediition of MOONLIGHT FALLS nails the top slots in Amazon Hard-Boiled Fiction, plus the Overall Top 20 at Barnes & Nobles Nook, and Kobo.

July 4: THE GUILTY, the third in the Jack Marconi PI series is released...

June 27: Amazon Publishing has announced the intro of their Kindle Worlds line of books...This past Spring Vincent was commissioned by AP to write a short X-Files novel, "X-Files: Resurrection" which he completed in mid-April...Look for it at Kindle World near you soon!

June 6: Vincent's Living Ready Webinar on Travel Preparedness is now available. Click here for details.  

June 6: The Summer edition of LIVING READY is published along with a feature by Vincent about being stranded in the African bush country. Get the story here

May 9-23: Vincent heads to Peru and the Amazon Jungle to research the second novel in the upcoming CHASE series. 

July 2, 2013: Authors on the Air, Online Radio, will host Vincent at 11:30 AM EST

July 12 and 13: Vincent will be signing copies of his novels at the Grand Hyatt as a part of ITW's ThrillerFest and FanFest. He will also be appearing on a panel discussion. Keep an eye out for details.

Septemer 19-20: Bouchercon is in Albany, NY this year, the setting of many Zandri novels, including the Dick Moonlight P.I. series. Vincent will be on hand to sign copies of his new novels for the general public.

September 21-22: Vince guest hosts The Next Bestseller(TM) Weekend Workshop
(Los Angeles * New York City * Miami) The televised workshops focus on working with industry professionals to prepare, practice and polish up your book pitch!
Discover the best ways to answer the constant question, "So, what's your book about?"
www.TheNextBestsellerTV.com/event
The Jack Marconi PI Novels
The Stand-Alones
The Chase Baker Series
The Shorts
Journalism Singles
Foreign Editions
NOW AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER!
Click on the photo to see Vince featured in the NEW YORK TIMES.
Vincent appears on Fox News