"George V. Higgins" was an American author, lawyer, newspaper columnist, and college professor. He is best known for his bestselling crime novels. His full name was "George Vincent Higgins II", after an uncle living in Randolph, but he dropped the numeric (unofficially) in mid life. His books were all published as by George V. Higgins.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous novelists! More George V. Higgins on Wikipedia.