ROBERT J. RAY is the author of seven novels: Cage of Mirrors, The Heart of the Game, Bloody Murdock, The Hitman Cometh, Murdock for Hire, Dial “M” for Murdock, Murdock Cracks Ice, and Merry Christmas, Murdock. A sixth Matt Murdock mystery—Murdock Tackles Taos—will be published by Camel Press in 2013. Ray is also the author of a popular non-fiction series on writing, The Weekend Novelist. Click here to access the blog where he and fellow author Jack Remick share writing techniques. A native of Texas, Ray holds a PhD from the University of Texas, Austin. Tuesdays and Fridays, he writes at Louisa’s Bakery and Café in Seattle.