Doiron, Paul ( - )

Genre: General Fiction, Mystery

Paul Doiron is an award-winning journalist and the editor in chief of Down East: The Magazine of Maine, Down East Books, and A native of Maine, he attended Yale University, where he graduated with a degree in English and he holds an MFA in creative writing from Emerson College. Paul is a Registered Maine Guide specializing in fly fishing and outdoor recreation and lives on a trout stream in coastal Maine with his wife. Doiron's fiction includes the Mike Bowditch series of crime novels, including The Poacher's Son, which won the the Barry Award and the Strand Critics Award for Best First Novel and was nominated for an Edgar Award, an Anthony Award, a Macavity Award, and a Thriller Award for Best First Novel, and the Maine Literary Award for "Best Fiction of 2010." PopMatters named it to its Best Fiction of 2010 list.


  • The Poacher's Son (2010)(Edgar and Barry award nominee)
  • Trespasser (June 2011)
  • Bad Little Falls (2012)
  • Massacre Pond (2013)