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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Average rating: 3.70 · 9,268 ratings · 859 reviews · 43 distinct works · Similar authors
Under Cover of Daylight (Th...
3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 655 ratings — published 1987 — 13 editions
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Blackwater Sound (Thorn, #7)
3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 606 ratings — published 2002 — 18 editions
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Mean High Tide (Thorn, #3)
3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 423 ratings — published 1994 — 11 editions
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Buzz Cut (Thorn, #5)
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 422 ratings — published 2012 — 7 editions
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Tropical Freeze (Thorn, #2)
3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 407 ratings — published 1989 — 9 editions
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Bones of Coral
3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 361 ratings — published 1991 — 6 editions
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Hell's Bay (Thorn, #10)
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 348 ratings — published 2008 — 10 editions
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Body Language
3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 356 ratings — published 1990 — 23 editions
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Magic City (Thorn, #9)
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 339 ratings — published 2007 — 12 editions
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Rough Draft
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 335 ratings — published 2000 — 16 editions
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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.”
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