Gone to Dust

Set in Minnesota, Gone to Dust is the debut private eye murder mystery from Emmy Award-winning Seinfeld writer Matt Goldman.

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Matt Goldman's novel, Gone to Dust, introduces private detective, Nils Shaprio. It will be published by Forge in the summer of 2017. Forge will publish his second Nils Shapiro mystery in 2018.

Also a television writer, he's been nominated for a Writers Guild Award and has won an Emmy Award. His credits include Seinfeld, Ellen (the sitcom, not the talkshow), The Wizards of Waverly Place and The New Adventures of Old Christine.  He's written and produced pilots for ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, The CW, ABC Family and Amazon.


A perfect blend of light touch and dark story―I want more of Nils Shapiro.
- LEE CHILD, New york times bestselling author
Sharp wit, complex characters, and masterful plotting makes Goldman a writer to watch. Irreverent and insightful, private detective Nils Shapiro is sure to become a fan favorite.

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