Crime novelist Robert B Parker has died at age 77

The author Robert B. Parker, has died at the age 77  at his Cambridge, Mass. home. According to the AP, he died  from natural causes. Parker wrote more than 50 novels including 37 featuring the Boston private investigator Spenser.  The latest Spenser book was 2009’s The Professional. For a biography and a full list of his books visit his page on Fantastic Fiction.