One Day You’ll Burn: A LAPD Detective Tully Jarsdel Mystery

One Day You’ll Burn: A LAPD Detective Tully Jarsdel Mystery

"A brilliant first novel. Joseph Schneider's contemporary writing evokes some of Hollywood's most classic crime stories, from Chinatown to LA Confidential." —Dick Wolf, creator of Law & Order Detective Tully ...

About The Author

Joseph Schneider

Joseph Schneider lives with his wife and two children in California. His professional affiliations include The Magic Castle and the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing. One Day You’ll Burn is his debut novel.

Reviews of

One Day You’ll Burn: A LAPD Detective Tully Jarsdel Mystery

“Schneider redefines the detective genre while giving us a history lesson of Hollywood, the town of dreams it was, and the nightmare it has become.”

Jim Hayman, executive producing director of NCIS: New Orleans

One Day You’ll Burn is much more than just an intriguing Hollywood mystery, it’s a captivating character study of a unique academic/historian-turned-police-detective who can’t keep his deep intelligence from bubbling out—often to his own embarrassment and the reader’s delight. Joseph Schneider has created a very appealing character whom readers will definitely want to see more of.”

Kenneth Johnson, bestselling author of The Man of Legends

“A brilliant first novel. Joseph Schneider’s contemporary writing evokes some of Hollywood’s most classic crime stories, from Chinatown to LA Confidential.”

Dick Wolf, creator of Law & Order

“Tully Jarsdel joins the gumshoe greats in this whipsmart riff on sunbaked L.A. noir.”

David Stenn, author of Clara Bow: Runnin’ Wild and Bombshell: The Life and Death of Jean Harlow

One Day You’ll Burn knocked me out. It’s a riveting, richly-layered detective novel that satisfies and surprises on every single page. Joseph Schneider is a major new talent in the world of crime fiction.”

Lou Berney, Edgar Award-winning author of The Long and Faraway Gone

“An auspicious and engaging debut. Mr. Schneider conjures up an original protagonist in LAPD Homicide Detective Tully Jarsdel—and prestidigitates a thoroughly thrilling narrative ride through the mean streets and glittering boulevards of Los Angeles. The reader looks forward to many more Jarsdel mysteries in the coming years.”

Eric Overmyer, executive producer of Bosch

“Schneider’s debut enlivens the police procedural with offbeat characters and an appealingly complex hero.”

Kirkus Reviews

One Day You’ll Burn by Joseph Schneider is the first in the new LAPD Detective Tully Jarsdel Mysteries series, a shimmering debut that captures the glitz and squalor of LA while introducing an unforgettable detective readers will rank among the best in the genre.”

Criminal Element

“The solid debut police procedural is an homage to Hollywood and its history, with descriptive details of corners of Hollywood, classic films, and even traffic jams. The atmospheric mystery introduces a fascinating new detective who will appeal to fans of Michael Connelly’s Harry Bosch.”

Library Journal

“Fans of James Ellroy or Raymond Chandler will enjoy the vibe of One Day You’ll Burn.”

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