Wednesday, April 08, 2009

What is Paul Bacon reading?

The current featured contributor to Writers Read: Paul Bacon, author of Bad Cop: New York’s Least Likely Police Officer Tells All (Bloomsbury USA).

About Bad Cop:
Ever wonder what would happen if George Costanza joined the NYPD?

Wonder no more. Freelance journalist Bacon, one of the millions of New Yorkers shaken to the core by the attacks of 9/11, decided to join the police force. He wanted to do his part to help both the city and society as a whole—despite the fact that he smoked weed, hated guns and had zero background in law enforcement. Off he went to the police academy, where he was tormented, teased and molded into some semblance of a police officer. Then Bacon took to the streets, where...[read on]
--Kirkus Reviews
Learn more about Bad Cop and its author at Paul Bacon's website.

See what the author has been reading at: Writers Read: Paul Bacon.

--Marshal Zeringue