Find Dennis Lehane’s Dog, Get Character Named After You

Written by Jenny Brady on Friday, December 28th, 2012

Lots of characters go missing in Dennis Lehane novels, but in this case, Lehane’s dog has gone missing in real life. His beagle Tessa went missing in the Boston neighbourhood of Allston on Monday, last seen around 4:30. The reward for finding her is quite an interesting one – a character named after you in […]


Affleck To Adapt New Lehane Novel

Written by Jenny Brady on Monday, October 15th, 2012

It appears that Ben Affleck will be going back to his Boston roots with a film adaptation of Live By Night by Dennis Lehane. Not only will Affleck be starring in the film, but he will direct, write and produce (through his Pearl Street studio). Affleck also directed the film adaptation of Lehane’s Gone, Baby, […]


Dennis Lehane Starts Own Imprint

Written by Julie Vegas on Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

After being offered the chance to start his own publishing imprint, author Dennis Lehane was definitely interested. However, he wanted to make sure he had full control over everything. “I didn’t want anyone pressuring me to pick the ‘book of the moment,’” Lehane says. “This [arrangement] is informal, in the best sense of the word. […]


DiCaprio to Adapt Dennis Lehane Short Story

Written by Jenny Brady on Friday, August 10th, 2012

Leonardo DiCaprio and his production company Appian Way is teaming up with Canadian independent producer Calum deHartog to take the Dennis Lehane short story Running Out of Dog to the big screen.


Order of Kenzie/Gennaro Books

Kenzie/Gennaro is a series of crime fiction novels by American novelist Dennis Lehane. The series features Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro, who started out as childhood friends and eventually became private eyes, running their own detective agency in Boston. They have an on-again, off-again relationship as “more than friends,” but still manage to work together […]


Order of Dennis Lehane Books

Dennis Lehane is an American author of crime fiction and mystery novels. His series is the Kenzie/Gennaro series, but he is perhaps best known for having written the novels Mystic River and Shutter Island, which were made into motion pictures by Clint Eastwood and Martin Scorsese respectively. In addition to his work as a novelist, […]