DRAGONY RISING is the fifth Frank Nagler Mystery. After an explosion levels two blocks of Ironton, N,J, Nagler must find the bombers. The trail leads back to a 15 year old cold case and into the world of The Dragony, a shadowy organization with roots in the city's history, and his own. Strong characters, weaving plot, deep questiina a bout wnhat is inportant to the city. Kirkus Reviews called it "An epic installment. This crackling series installment provides a wide-angle shot of society and generations in conflct." Reviewers call it "the best Nagler."
Michael Stephen Daigle
Michael Stephen Daigle lives in N.J. with his family. He was an award-winning journalist for more than three decades. After graduation from Binghamton University, he wrote his first novel at 22, and a second at 24. The second one years later became the first book of his multi-award winning Frank Nagler Mystery series: “The Swamps of Jersey” (2014); “A Game Called Dead” (2016); and “The Weight of Living” (2017), “The Red Hand” (2019) and “Dragony Rising,” (2022). Kirkus Reviews called Nagler, “One of modern fiction’s expertly drawn detectives.”