Books by Rick Treon


Rick Treon writes about life and death in the Lone Star State. His debut thriller won the PenCraft Award for Literary Excellence in Suspense, and his essays have been syndicated across Gannett Media. Before making up stories, he worked as a reporter and top editor for several newspapers. For more information, visit


Deep Background

Rick Treon


Let the Guilty Pay

Rick Treon


With Words We Weave: Texas High Plains Writers 2019 Anthology

Kj Waters, Phyliss Miranda, et al.


Divided States

Rick Treon