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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Thanks to all those who came out during the book tour. It was good to see each of you. I know your time is precious, especially at this holiday season.
After two weeks on the road listening to your comments and questions, and talking about Thorn, I'm tired but revitalized. Knowing there are so many devoted readers out there is such a humbling pleasure.
Below is a promo page my wonderful agent, A... Read more of this blog post »
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Blackwater Sound (Thorn, #7)
3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 514 ratings — published 2002 — 17 editions
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Under Cover of Daylight (Th...
3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 513 ratings — published 1987 — 13 editions
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Mean High Tide (Thorn, #3)
3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 339 ratings — published 1994 — 8 editions
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Buzz Cut (Thorn, #5)
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 345 ratings6 editions
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Tropical Freeze (Thorn, #2)
3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 325 ratings — published 1989 — 9 editions
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Hell's Bay (Thorn, #10)
3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 306 ratings — published 2008 — 10 editions
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Bones of Coral
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 309 ratings — published 1991 — 6 editions
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Body Language
3.64 of 5 stars 3.64 avg rating — 313 ratings — published 1990 — 21 editions
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Rough Draft
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 297 ratings — published 2000 — 14 editions
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Magic City: A Novel (Thorn,...
3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 284 ratings — published 2007 — 12 editions
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James W. Hall at Hooked on Books
Author appearance, December 02, 2014 01:00PM
Hooked on Books, 81909 Overseas Highway, Islamorada, FL, US

http://www.hookedonbooksfloridakeys.com/
James W. Hall discusses and signs copies of his new novel The Big Finish, from t...more

James W. Hall at Books & Books
Author appearance, December 03, 2014 06:30PM
Books & Books, 265 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gables, FL, US

http://www.booksandbooks.com/
James W. Hall discusses and signs copies of his new novel The Big Finish, from t...more

James W. Hall at Murder on the Beach
Author appearance, December 04, 2014 07:00PM
Murder on the Beach, 273 Northeast 2nd Avenue, Delray Beach, FL, US

http://www.murderonthebeach.com/
James W. Hall discusses and signs copies of his new novel The Big Finish, from t...more

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