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June 2023. 
Polish publisher Wydawnictwo SQN has purchased the exclusive rights to  publish The Pale-Faced Lie in Polish worldwide.

June 2023. Pretend (a true crime podcast about con artists) with Javier Leiva.

February 2023. Inside the War Room podcast with Ryan Ray.

January 2023. Trauma Survivor Thriver’s Podcast with Lorilee Binstock.
December 2022. The Mary Sue named The Pale-Faced Lie one of the 20 Best True Crime Books of All Time.
November 2022. named The Pale-Faced Lie one of the 10 Best True Crime Audiobooks.
November 2022. Canada Reads American Style interview with Rebecca Higgerson. 
September 2022. Business Insider named The Pale-Faced Lie one of the 
the 24 Best True Crime Books about Everything from Notorious Serial Killers to Horrifying Cults.
August 30, 2022. The Pale-Faced Lie exceeded 200,000 copies sold.
August 2, 2022. Liutai ne avys released the Lithuanian edition of
The Pale-Faced Lie
 in hardcover.
August 1, 2022. Again for the First Time podcast with Darren Redmond.
May 26, 2022. Article “Overcoming Childhood Trauma” featured in Authentic Insider magazine.
May 2022. Exceeded 50 book-club guest appearances.
May 2022. The Pale-Faced Lie won the Memoir Prize for Books in True Crime.

March 10, 2022. LIVE on the “Crime Beat with Ron Chepesiuk” radio show. ArtistFirst Radio Network.


December 2021. The Pale-Faced Lie is now available on Booky Call, the revolutionary book discovery platform designed as a dating app.

November 25, 2021. Lithuanian publisher Liutai ne avys has purchased the exclusive rights to publish The Pale-Faced Lie in Lithuanian worldwide!

November 2021. The Pale-Faced Lie has been optioned for a feature film! JB Carlin and his company, the Inhabitants, are currently developing the script.

October 8. The Pale-Faced Lie exceeded 175,000 copies sold.
July 19. Delivered keynote address  at the 2021 National Tribal TANF Institute.
July 12. Eclectic Company podcast with Gregg Crowe and Tim Moscato: “David Crow.”
July 12. Generally Interested podcast with Roy Ben-Tzvi: “David Crow—The Pale-Faced Lie.”
June 17. Interview with George Kramer: “DAVID CROW—Emerging From a Life in Conflict / Mental Illness / Abuse.”
May 19. Let’s Not Talk About It podcast with Camille Tuutti and Sharon Tiger: “Murder, He Wrote.”
May 2. Interview with TrendingWWWandW: “Virtual Author Interview Award-Winning Best-Selling Author David Crow The Pale Faced Lie.”
April 8. Conversation with Jacques Lamarre at the Mark Twain House and Museum.


March 30. Eksmo Publishing House released the Russian edition of The Pale-Faced Lie.

March. The Pale-Faced Lie passed 150,000 copies sold.

David Crow

The Pale-Faced Lie won the  Next Generation Book Award for Best Memoir (Overcoming Adversity/Tragedy).

James Patterson

David and James Patterson at the Bouchercon Convention in Dallas. 

Anne Hillerman Crime Writers Event Dall

David and Anne Hillerman at the Bouchercon Convention in Dallas. 

David Crow Mary Beth Carozza Susan Wimbrow

Book signing at the beautiful Greyhound Bookstore in Berlin, Maryland. 


October 16. Despite the Odds podcast with Mark Vander Ark: “Overcoming 20+ Years of Abuse & Dyslexia to Award-Winning Author.”

September 10. Q&A with Deborah Kalb.

September 4. Interview with College Talks: “The Power of Forgiveness When Facing Hardships.”

September. Readers’ Favorite Gold Medal for Nonfiction Drama.


July 22. International Book Award for Best True Crime.


July 20. Interview with Appellate Specialist Lawrence S. Ebner.

July 4. Writers of the World discussion panel. “Living with Serenity in Today’s World.”

June 29. Big Brothers Big Sisters of New Jersey presentation.

June. Next Generation Book Award for Best Memoir, Overcoming Adversity.


May 6. IPPY Silver Award for Best Memoir, Coming of Age.

April 23. KXCR 90.7 FM interview with Larry Bloomfield.

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April 14. Encore Meet the Author hosted by Adam Ross of RosscoLorenzo.

April 7. Meet the Author hosted by Adam Ross of RosscoLorenzo.

March 11. Spur Award for Best Western First Nonfiction Book and Spur Finalist in Best Western Contemporary Nonfiction.

March. Lou Diamond & Bedside Reading podcast: Authors That Thrive.

February 13. Armstrong Williams Show. Interview with Armstrong Williams.


​November. Feature in Hollywood Weekly. “Books to Devour.”

October 31–November 3. Dallas. Bouchercon World Mystery Convention.

July/August. Writer’s Digest. Feature in “Breaking In.”

July 31. Albuquerque. Bookworks. Book signing.

July 25. WRPI-FM Live. “In the Spirit Radio.” Host: Gary Goldberg.

July 21. Feature in the Albuquerque Journal by David Steinberg. “Author’s Memoir Reveals Painful Truths.”

​July 15. MyNDTalk. Interview with Dr. Pamela Brewer.

July. Feature in MEL Magazine by Katie Way. “How This Author Forgave His Abusive Father to Become a Better Man.”

June 27. Memphis. WREG-TVWREG News Channel 3 Live at 9. Hosts: Marybeth Conley & Alex Coleman.

June 25. Phoenix. Changing Hands Bookstore. Book signing.

June 24. Phoenix. AZTV7Arizona Daily Mix

June 23. Phoenix. KTVK-TV (CBS affiliate). Good Morning Arizona.

June 17. New Haven, Connecticut. WDRC-AM. The Brad Davis Show.

​June 15. Berlin, Maryland. The Greyhound Bookstore. Book signing.

June 13. Milwaukee. WTMJ-TV (NBC affiliate). The Morning Blend. Hosts: Molly Fay and Tiffany Ogle.

June 11. 6:30–8:00 p.m. Busboys and Poets. Book signing. 


​June 3. Albuquerque. KRQE-TV (FOX affiliate). New Mexico Living Local.

May 29. WXGM-FMThe Morning Show. Host: Neal Steele.

May 20. WKNY-AM. Warren in the Morning. Host: Warren Lawrence.

May 15. Kansas City. KSHB-TV (NBC affiliate). Kansas City Live. Host: Crystle Lampitt.

May 13. Portland, Oregon. KATU-TV (ABC). AM Northwest. Host: Helen Raptis.

May 10. Ocala, Florida. WOCA-AM. AM Ocala LiveInterview with Larry Whitler and Robin MacBlaine.

May 9. Wisconsin. WOJB-FM (NPR affiliate)Local Morning Edition with Eric Schubring

May 9. WCRN. BizTalkRadio. The Frankie Boyer Show

May 7. Show Low, Arizona. KWKM-FMPower Morning Party with Jean Barton. Host: Jean Barton.

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