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Richard Chizmar

About The Author

Richard Chizmar is the coauthor (with Stephen King) of the New York Times bestselling novella Gwendy’s Button Box and Gwendy’s Final Task, and author of the solo work Gwendy’s Magic Feather. Recent books include The Girl on the PorchThe Long Way Home, his fourth short story collection; and Widow’s Point, a chilling tale about a haunted lighthouse written with his son, Billy Chizmar, which was recently made into a feature film. His short fiction has appeared in dozens of publications, including Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine and The Year’s 25 Finest Crime and Mystery Stories. He has won two World Fantasy awards, four International Horror Guild awards, and the HWA’s Board of Trustee’s award. Chizmar’s work has been translated into more than fifteen languages throughout the world, and he has appeared at numerous conferences as a writing instructor, guest speaker, panelist, and guest of honor. He is the author of Chasing the Boogeyman. Follow him on Twitter @RichardChizmar or visit his website at:


OCT 10
in person
VIRTUAL EVENT: Richard Chizmar with Michael Koryta
n/a, AZ N/A
OCT 16
in person
Park Books
In Person
Join us for an evening with New York Times bestselling author, Richard Chizmar, for a discussion of his new novel, Becoming The Boogeyman. Richard will be in conversation with local author, Ronald Malfi.
555 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd.
Severna Park , MD 21146
OCT 17
in person
C. Burr Artz Public Library
In Person
Richard Chizmar: Becoming the Boogeyman
110 E Patrick St.
Frederick, MD 21701

Books by Richard Chizmar