Dennis Lehane has published thirteen award-winning novels including Darkness, Take My Hand; Sacred; Gone, Baby, Gone; Prayers for Rain; Mystic River; Shutter Island; The Given Day; Moonlight Mile and Live by Night. Three of his novels—Mystic River, Gone, Baby, Gone, and Shutter Island—have been adapted into award-winning films. His latest novel World Gone By was published in March 2015. Lehane was also a staff writer on the acclaimed HBO series The Wire and a writer-producer on the 4th season of HBO’s Boardwalk Empire. Lehane currently has three dramatic series in development at HBO, Showtime, and WGN America.