Thomas Perry is one of America's premier thriller writers and the Mysterious Press's bestselling author. His previous novel, "The Burglar," was set in Los Angeles. His new release, "A Small Town," is centered in small-town Colorado but features action-packed sequences across the country. Perry's 2016 novel, "Forty Thieves," was a finalist for the Strand Critics Award for Best Novel and was named one of Booklist's Top 10 Crime Novels of the Year. "A String of Beads" was also a national bestseller. In a New York Times Book Review By the Book interview, Stephen King named Perry among a list of "unheralded writers" we should be reading.