Sunday, February 3, 2019

"Mafia Spies reads like a thriller but its all true. I found it gripping from page one. And important." -- Michael Connelly

Praise for MAFIA SPIES by Thomas Maier, out on April 2
“Just when you think you’ve read and heard everything there is to know about the CIA, JFK and the mob, along comes Thomas Maier with this meticulously researched and nuanced report that sets the record straight in some areas and breaks new ground in others. MAFIA SPIES reads like a thriller but its all true. I found it gripping from page one. And important. The events reported on here changed history and give us better understanding of current times.” -- Michael Connelly, New York Times bestselling author and creator of Amazon's TV drama "Bosch".

Checking Out Scenes from MAFIA SPIES in Havana Cuba



I'm just back from Havana Cuba inspecting some of the locales, including the old gangster-run casinos, that are a big part of my new book MAFIA SPIES, which comes out April 2.

Winston Churchill in Cuba, A Master of Spying

Among those who once visited the Hotel Nacional in Havana was Winston Churchill, a subject of my last book WHEN LIONS ROAR. Today the hotel ...