John Gordon Davis





John Gordon Davis


Born
in Zimbabwe
January 21, 1936

Died
November 05, 2014

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John Gordon Davis was born and grew up in Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe). He had a degree in Political Science and an LLB. He served on the bar in Southern Rhodesia, before UDI in that country.

He became a full time writer after the success of his first book Hold my hand I'm dying.

He ran a course in fiction writing from Andalusia in Spain. He passed away in November 2014 and is survived by his wife Rosemary.

Average rating: 4.02 · 397 ratings · 22 reviews · 20 distinct works · Similar authors
Hold My Hand I'm Dying

4.14 avg rating — 112 ratings — published 1967 — 10 editions
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The Land God Made In Anger

4.18 avg rating — 55 ratings — published 1990 — 6 editions
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Leviathan

4.06 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 1976 — 5 editions
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Taller Than Trees

4.48 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 1975 — 4 editions
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The Years of the Hungry Tiger

3.88 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 1974 — 6 editions
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Roots of Outrage

3.76 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 1994 — 3 editions
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Seize the Reckless Wind

3.76 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 1984 — 5 editions
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Cape Of Storms

4.27 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1970 — 6 editions
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Fear No Evil

4.18 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 1982 — 2 editions
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Typhoon

3.61 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 1978 — 5 editions
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