After graduating the University of Florida and a six month basic training tour in the National Guard, Richard worked 35 years in the textile and retail industries. Always an avid reader, Richard began writing mystery, suspense and historical fiction novels in 1994. When not writing, he spends his time sailing and exploring local history. He has two married daughters and lives in New Jersey with his wife.
“A joyous novel! Brawer has talent and writes in easy language.” Mystery Tribune
“Richard Brawer’s characters stay true to their culture, tradition and values from start to finish...Which one will remain at the end to take the last bow will surprise the reader.” Fran Lewis for Booktown
“What really makes this novel a great read are the characters.” G. Parker, an avid reader
“A fine piece of dramatic writing.” Stephen L. Brayton, author of Night Shadows."
"A compelling political thriller…Only one word can describe this book, and that word is ‘magnificent.’” Arline A. Todd