- — Joseph Finder (@JoeFinder)Thu, Oct 31 2013 12:40:43
- — Luanne Rice (@LuanneRice)Thu, Oct 31 2013 16:40:51my dear friend michael palmer died yesterday. wonderful and generous writer and physician. he was part of my agency family... rip, michael.
- — Thomas Waite (@ThomasJWaite)Thu, Oct 31 2013 13:36:26@Michael_Palmer My condolences to the Palmer family and friends for their loss. A truly talented, generous and gentle man. Rest in peace.
- — Kevin Byrne (@kbyrne91)Thu, Oct 31 2013 13:05:27The sweetest thing I remember about @Michael_Palmer is how we met here and how he praised my writing - how many established authors do that?
- — Andrea Kane (@andrea_kane)Thu, Oct 31 2013 12:57:30
- — Ellen Clair Lamb (@ECLamb)Thu, Oct 31 2013 12:56:03I am so sad about the loss of @Michael_Palmer, who was incredibly generous to me and to so many other people in the thriller community.
- — Kevin Byrne (@kbyrne91)Thu, Oct 31 2013 12:55:03Terribly saddened to hear of the passing of author, friend and follower @Michael_Palmer ... my condolences to his family and loved ones.
- — Lisa Bonchek Adams (@AdamsLisa)Thu, Oct 31 2013 12:35:52Easy to see what a special man @Michael_Palmer was: the numerous stories from authors on how he helped them, supported, so lovely to read.
- — Ted (T.M.) Murphy (@THERUNNINGWAVES)Thu, Oct 31 2013 05:29:18Went from so happy bout the Sox to so sad to hear @Michael_Palmer passed away. Forever grateful having known his generosity. RIP Greatness!
Death of author Michael Palmer shocks publishing world
Fans and fellow authors took to Twitter Thursday to mourn the sudden death of author Michael Palmer of Swampscott. Palmer drew on background as a physician in many of his thrillers, including "Extreme Measures," which was made into a 1996 film starring Hugh Grant and Gene Hackman.