Jay Bonansinga

more photos (1)





Jay Bonansinga

Author profile


gender
male

website

genre


About this author

The national best-selling author of ten acclaimed books – both fiction and non-fiction -- Jay Bonansinga has been called “one of the most imaginative writers of thrillers” by the Chicago Tribune.

Jay is the holder of a master's degree in film from Columbia College Chicago, and currently resides in Evanston, Illinois, with his wife and two sons. He is also a visiting professor at Northwestern University in their Creative Writing for the Media program.


Jay Bonansinga isn't a Goodreads Author (yet), but he does have a blog, so here are some recent posts imported from his feed.

Who knew that The Walking Dead – the blockbuster zombie franchise and brand — would lead to the pivotal work of my career? When I first got the gig four years ago – to be the “house novelist” for Mr. Kirkman and his empire – I thought it would be a fun sort of lark, a down-and-dirty novelization job (where you just basically off-load a script into the medium of prose). But after four books, fou...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  flag
0 comments
1 like · like  • 
Published on May 29, 2014 15:03 • 12 views
Average rating: 3.80 · 19,272 ratings · 2,535 reviews · 50 distinct works · Similar authors
Sinking Of The Eastland
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 141 ratings — published 2004 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Walking Dead: Rise of t...
by
3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 10,164 ratings — published 2011 — 36 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Frozen
3.28 of 5 stars 3.28 avg rating — 102 ratings — published 2005 — 8 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Shattered
3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 70 ratings — published 2007 — 7 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Perfect Victim
3.17 of 5 stars 3.17 avg rating — 76 ratings — published 2008 — 7 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Twisted
3.22 of 5 stars 3.22 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 2006 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Killer's Game
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 36 ratings — published 1997 — 7 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Sleep Police
3.45 of 5 stars 3.45 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2001 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Oblivion
3.44 of 5 stars 3.44 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 2004 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Pinkerton's War: The Civil ...
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Jay Bonansinga…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

“Amy Grech has a cinematographer's eye, and a surgeon's hand—at once brutal and tender, unsettling yet humane. These stories linger like traces of an acid trip. Highly recommended!”

— Jay Bonansinga, National Best-Selling Author of Twisted, Frozen,
and The Sinking of the Eastland”
Jay Bonansinga



Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Jay to Goodreads.