About the Books

NEW! Editorial Review of A Cold Blooded Rain

This just in from the folks at Kirkus Reviews: A disgraced New York City police detective-turned-PI takes a shot at redemption in Leton’s debut crime tale. In a noir-ish future, homicide cop Maxwell Floyd’s rule-breaking pursuit […] Read More

Win a Signed Copy
Win a Signed Copy of Book 1!

That’s right! I’m giving away a number of signed paperback copies of A Cold Blooded Rain: Book 1 From the Files of Maxwell Floyd, Private Eye! It’s simple! Just subscribe for updates (top right side […] Read More

Book 2 Out Now!
Book 2 RELEASED!

It’s official, sports fans! When Wolves Come Calling, Book 2 From the Files of Maxwell Floyd is now available on Amazon! If you haven’t read the first book, I strongly suggest you do so, though […] Read More

COVER
COMING SUMMER 2019!

Here’s a little update. I’ve been hard at work on the series, and I’m happy to announce that Book Two is right around the corner! When Wolves Come Calling, Book 2 From the Files of […] Read More

Help End Violence Against Women

UPDATE 01.01.19 – This program has come to an end for the time being. Thank you to ALL who participated. TR I began writing for one purpose: To entertain. I love creating worlds and characters […] Read More

A Tale of Two Errors

It was the best of grammar, it was the worst of grammar. Working up to the final version and release of my first novel, I’ve worked tirelessly to make it as perfect as I possibly […] Read More

An Intro to the World of Maxwell Floyd (Part 4 – Future of the Series)

Future of the Series: A Cold Blooded Rain: Book 1 from the files of Maxwell Floyd, Private Eye, is only the jumping off point into a series of many more books. Each will introduce a […] Read More

An Intro to the World of Maxwell Floyd (Part 3 – Characters & Culture)

Characters: The hero, Max Floyd has more problems than he knows what to do with. But he’s less hard-boiled, not the vindictive tough-guy, and he’ll rarely win in a fight. He’s smart, honorable, and always […] Read More

An Intro to the World of Maxwell Floyd (Part 2 – Places & Technology)

Places: Book 1, and most of the books from the series, take place in a future New York City and combines many of my favorite visuals and themes. Classes are quite distinct: there are the […] Read More

An Intro to the World of Maxwell Floyd (Part 1 – The Beginning)

Well, here we go. My name is Todd Leton, and I’ve spent the last twenty years in marketing and graphic design. As a musician, I’ve written and released two studio albums over the past decade. […] Read More