James W. Hall





James W. Hall


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in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, The United States
January 01, 1947

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James Wilson Hall is an Edgar and Shamus Award-winning author whose books have been translated into a dozen languages. He has written eighteen novels, four books of poetry, a collection of short stories, and a collection of He also won a John D. MacDonald Award for Excellence in Florida Fiction, presented by the JDM Bibliophile.

He has a master’s degree in creative writing from Johns Hopkins University and a doctorate in literature from the University of Utah.

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Since “Maybe Dats Your Pwoblem Too” a poem I wrote about Spiderman, shows up in a lot of anthologies and text books and therefore becomes assignment material for students of many ages, I frequently get emails requesting more information on the poem. So I’ve prepared the following to answer some basic questions about that poem. Feel free to post comments or further questions either at the end o... Read more of this blog post »
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Mean High Tide (Thorn, #3)

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Bones of Coral

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Hell's Bay (Thorn, #10)

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Body Language

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Magic City (Thorn, #9)

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Rough Draft

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“isn’t the greatest loss in life,’” Lawton said to Anne. “‘The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.”
James W. Hall, Off The Chart

“If he could not find the exact words for something, it did not fully exist. And if he could say it well enough, almost anything was possible. X-88”
James W. Hall, The Big Finish

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