Ted Wood





Ted Wood

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Shoreham, Sussex, England, The United Kingdom
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Born Edward John Wood in Shoreham, Sussex, England, he lived in London until the outbreak of the Second World War. Enforced relocation to rural Worcestershire, which left him with a lifelong love of the countryside, was followed by service in RAF Coastal Command. In 1954 he immigrated to Canada, where he was a policeman in Toronto for three years. In 1957 he joined MacLaren Advertising as a copywriter, eventually becoming a creative director. He now lives in Whitby, Ontario.

While employment in law enforcement and advertising provided food and shelter for his growing family, Wood found time to write and sell short stories to Canadian and American magazines and to write television plays; he also collaborated on the musical comedy Mister Scroo
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Average rating: 3.64 · 217 ratings · 18 reviews · 32 distinct works · Similar authors
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Murder on Ice (Reid Bennett...
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Fool's Gold (Reid Bennett, #4)
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 1986 — 10 editions
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Corkscrew (Reid Bennett, #5)
3.41 of 5 stars 3.41 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 1979 — 13 editions
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When the Killing Starts (Re...
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Flashback (Reid Bennett, #8)
3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 1992 — 11 editions
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Live Bait (Reid Bennett, #3)
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1979 — 12 editions
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Ghosts of the West Coast: T...
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1999 — 2 editions
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On the Inside (Reid Bennett...
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Dead in the Water Murder on Ice Live Bait Fool's Gold Corkscrew When the Killing Starts On the Inside
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