Novelist Laura Lippman isn't interested in writing that sensationalizes crime. She says she aims to center her work in "a respect for victims."

Laura Lippman

Laura Lippman is the New York Times bestselling author of acclaimed stand-alone novels and the award-winning Tess Monaghan series. Her most recent novel was Lady in the Lake (July 2019) and her first essay collection, My Life as a Villainess, will be released in May 2020. She lives in Baltimore.