The writer of popular psychological thrillers, he’s most widely known for works such as for example In heat of the summertime, Hart’s War, as well as the Madman’s Tale. He worked well like a reporter for the Miami Herald and in addition published for the Herald’s journal, Tropic. Three of his books– In heat of the summertime, Hart’s War, and Cause– were converted to acclaimed Hollywood movies. He wedded fellow Miami Herald journalist, Madeleine Blais. Bruce Willis starred in the 2002 film version of Katzenbach’s book, Hart’s War.