Rick Treon is a member of the International Thriller Writers, the Writers’ League of Texas and the Texas High Plains Writers. Prior to writing suspense novels and personal essays, Treon had a career in journalism that included reporting for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, reporting and editing at the Amarillo Globe-News and serving as managing editor for The Kerrville Daily Times.
DEEP BACKGROUND is Rick’s first novel. It has received critical praise for its suspenseful, intelligent plot, its realistic dialogue and depiction of journalism, and thrilling conclusion.
Rick, who is currently revising his second manuscript, has been named a “new novelist to watch” by Lone Star Literary and will be speaking at ThrillerFest in New York this July.