John Straley





John Straley

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Novelist John Straley has worked as a secretary, horseshoer, wilderness guide, trail crew foreman, millworker, machinist and private investigator. He moved to Sitka, Alaska in 1977 and has no plans of leaving. John's wife, Jan Straley, is a marine biologist well-known for her extensive studies of humpback whales.


Average rating: 3.68 · 4,690 ratings · 441 reviews · 19 distinct works · Similar authors
Cold Storage, Alaska
3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 423 ratings — published 2013 — 10 editions
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The Woman Who Married a Bea...
3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 339 ratings — published 1992 — 7 editions
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The Curious Eat Themselves ...
3.58 of 5 stars 3.58 avg rating — 193 ratings — published 1993 — 9 editions
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The Music of What Happens (...
3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 137 ratings — published 1996 — 3 editions
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The Big Both Ways
3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 144 ratings — published 2008 — 9 editions
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Death and the Language of H...
3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 104 ratings — published 1999 — 6 editions
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Cold Water Burning (Cecil Y...
3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 102 ratings — published 2001 — 3 editions
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The Angels Will Not Care (C...
3.64 of 5 stars 3.64 avg rating — 90 ratings — published 1998 — 3 editions
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The Rising and the Rain: Co...
4.62 of 5 stars 4.62 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2008
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Mystery Sampler: A Grave Ta...
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3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1995
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