HomeJersey LivingTotally KillerMadison may be among the least sinister towns in New Jersey, so it’s a credit to debut novelist Greg Olear’s imagination that the thriller Totally Killer (HarperCollins) is authentically dark and savage. By Tammy La Gorce | | November 18, 2009 “It’s Bret Easton Ellis meets John Grisham. In a dark alley. With a butcher knife,” says Olear, a 1991 graduate of Madison High now living in New Paltz, New York. Click here to leave a commentRead more Books, Jersey Living articles.By submitting comments you grant permission for all or part of those comments to appear in the print edition of New Jersey Monthly. Cancel replyYour Name: RequiredYour Email: Required not shownWebsite: Required not shownHometown Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.