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Thriller Award Finalist!

My novel, PRAY FOR THE INNOCENT, is a 2019 Thriller Award Finalist in the Best…

Derringer Award Finalist, Again!

My story, "Dying in Dokesville" (appearing in Mystery Most Geographical), was named a 2019 Derringer…


My story, "Rule Number One" (SNOWBOUND), was selected for THE BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES 2018…

About the Author

DSC_0100 cropped 72dpiAlan Orloff is an author living and writing in Northern Virginia. Before launching into a career as an author, he worked on nuclear submarines, facilitated technology transfer from the Star Wars program, and learned how to stack washing machines three high in a warehouse with a forklift.

Now he writes fiction.

For more details ... read on!