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"This is a taut and exciting thriller from beginning to end . . . one of the best mysteries that I have read this year."
Lighthouse Literary Reviews, June 2006

"Chastain hits a home run with his engaging debut novel, After the Game !"
—Ginger Hanson, Author, Ransom's Bride

"Norman Chastain demonstrates with After the Game that he is a terrific new author. After the Game features celebrity, America's favorite pastime, well-developed characters, descriptive locations, suspense, murder and a plot that twists and turns in ways that surprise - what more could you ask for in a novel? An excellent and entertaining read."
—Marley Brant, Author,
Tales From the Rock and Roll Highway 


**Norman Chastain, returned as a featured author at the sixth annual Murder Goes South mystery festival, located just outside Atlanta.  Norman and Mary Wilburn, author of Blood Kin, presented "Writers Beware!" a writers' breakout session warning new writers of the pitfalls they might encounter along the road to publication. Sponsors for Murder Goes South were Friends of the Smyrna Library, the Atlanta Chapter of Sisters in Crime, the Southeast Chapter of Mystery Writers of America, and Barnes & Noble. The event was held at the Smyrna Community Center, January 25&26, 2008. To learn about Murder Goes South click here

 **See the Marietta Daily Journal article on Murder Goes South including interviews with the featured writers and a photo of Norman Chastain.

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**See what readers are saying on the NEWS AND ORDERS page.


Welcome to the online home of Norman Chastain, author of the mystery-thriller, After the Game . Norman weaves suspense and intrigue throughout his mysteries. Expect a riveting twist. He believes real people are heroes, and often portrays everyday characters combating ugly adversity and danger with remarkable fortitude and ingenuity.

Take an inside look at his new novel, After the Game , then you're invited to learn more about Norman, including questions and answers with the author.

Norman would enjoy hearing from you. You can contact him at

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