Richard Belzer

Detective Munch charges you to read these books.

Richard BelzerFamous for his portrayal of the sardonic Detective Munch on Homicide and Law and Order SVU, the actor and comedian has also penned I Am Not a Cop! and its sequel I Am Not a Psychic!, hilariously twisted crime thrillers dealing with the consequences of fame. He took a moment to share with us three books he treasures.

Books by Richard Belzer

A People’s History of the United States

By Howard Zinn

“A must read for anyone interested in the full story of America.”


By James Joyce

“An exquisite example of the English language.”

The Sixteen Satires

By Juvenal

“A Timeless, brilliant, and biting take on culture and class.”