Hanstein III, Walter (1953 - )

Genre: General Fiction, Mystery

Woody Hanstein graduated from the University of Michigan in 1975 and received his J.D. from the University of Idaho in 1979. He was was born in Pennsylvania in 1953, and lived all over the United States before getting the chance to move to Maine in 1984. He is a former Navy JAG and state court prosecutor. He also teaches at the University of Maine at Farmington where, for 20 years, he has coached that college's rugby team. He also is the founder of the Smiling Goat Precision Juggling Corps, Maine's most celebrated troupe of marching jugglers. He has written several legal thrillers featuring small-town Maine lawyer Pete Morris.

Selected Bibliography

  • Not Proven (2000)
  • Cold Snap (2001)
  • State's Witness (2002)
  • Mistrial: A Pete Morris Mystery (2003)
  • Sucker's Bet (2007)
  • Alibi Blonde (2010)