Carl's latest book, nine short stories,  depicting the various aspects of LOVE in our totally dysfunctional society full of enigmatic mores and quirks.

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Carl Addison Swanson is the award winning and best selling author of the Hush McCormick series . He recently published three Tug Christian spy novels: "Deadly Yellow Cake", Poison Humble Pie, and Killer Cookie Dough". Prior to that he published a collection of short stories, "Death is Hereditary". The Hush series include "Sorry Don't Pay the Bulldog",  "Pig in a Poke" and "Fat People Are Harder to Kidnap". The latter two novels have been optioned to the motion picture industry.  His novels also include the more recent "Double Parked in the Twilight Zone: Summer of 1960" and "Free Fall in a No Fly Zone: Autumn of 1967" which have also received critical acclaim and wide readership. After decades in Texas, Carl Addison Swanson has returned to his hometown of Westport, Connecticut to live and write.