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Roger Smith

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Roger Smith's thrillers Nowhere, Man Down, Sacrifices, Capture, Dust Devils, Wake Up Dead, Mixed Blood & Ishmael Toffee are published in eight languages and two are in development as movies in the U.S.

His books have won the German Crime Award and been nominated for Spinetingler Magazine Best Novel awards. He also writes horror under the pen name Max Wilde.

“Roger Smith writes with brutal beauty." The Washington Post

“Smith’s writing is astonishing.” Cleveland Plain Dealer

“You’ll struggle to find a more forceful voice in current crime writing.”
Die Zeit (Germany)

“Smith is the shooting star of the crime scene.” Radio Europe

"If you are a fan of George Pelecanos or Dennis Lehane, give Roger Smith a close look." BookPage


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Average rating: 3.97 · 1,835 ratings · 368 reviews · 9 distinct works · Similar authors
Mixed Blood: A Thriller

3.85 avg rating — 446 ratings — published 2009 — 20 editions
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Dust Devils

3.98 avg rating — 321 ratings — published 2011 — 9 editions
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Ishmael Toffee

4.12 avg rating — 228 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Wake Up Dead: A Cape Town T...

3.85 avg rating — 306 ratings — published 2009 — 17 editions
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Sacrifices

4.14 avg rating — 142 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Capture

4.11 avg rating — 194 ratings — published 2012 — 8 editions
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Man Down

4.16 avg rating — 67 ratings — published 2014
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Nowhere

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Mixed Blood (Mystery & Thrillers)
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Description: An American, hiding out in Cape Town after being blackmailed into a bank heist back home, is building a new life for his pregnant wife and young son, when an incident of random violence sets him on a collision course with street gangs and a rogue cop who loves killing almost as much as he loves Jesus Christ.

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Roger Hi William
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William hello roger
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