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Chuck Greaves

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Levittown, NY


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June 2011

aka C. Joseph Greaves

Chuck Greaves is an honors graduate of both the University of Southern California and Boston College Law School who spent 25 years as a trial lawyer in Los Angeles before turning his attention to fiction. His debut novel HUSH MONEY (Minotaur) won the SouthWest Writers' International Writing Contest, received starred reviews from both Publishers Weekly and Library Journal, and was a Critics' Pick from Kirkus Reviews. HUSH MONEY has been named a finalist for several national honors, including the Rocky Award from Left-Coast Crime, the Shamus Award from the P.I. Writers of America, the Reviewers' Choice Award from RT Book Reviews, and the Audie Award from the Audio Publishers Association for the Best Mystery audiobook of 2

Average rating: 3.70 · 384 ratings · 87 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
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Almost80 years from the date on which the verdict in People v. Charles “Lucky” Luciano was returned (June 7, 1936),TOM & LUCKY AND GEORGE & COKEY FLO has been nominated for the 2016 Macavity/Sue Feder Historical Mystery Award from Mystery Readers International. Needless to say, I’m deeply honored by this recognition, which comes on the heels of TOM & LUCKY’s selection as a Wall Stre...

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Hush Money: A Mystery Green-Eyed Lady: A Mystery The Last Heir: A Mystery
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message 4: by Beth

Beth Hi Chuck,
Thanks for sending a friend request to this fellow crime writer on Goodreads!

message 3: by Chuck

Chuck Greaves Likewise, Peg!

message 2: by Peg

Peg Brantley Thanks for your Goodreads friendship, Chuck.

Robert Looking forward to reading Hush Money, Chuck.

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