George C. Chesbro


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in Washington, District of Colombia, The United States
June 04, 1940

Died
November 18, 2008

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George C. Chesbro was an American author of detective fiction. His most notable works feature Dr. Robert "Mongo the Magnificent" Fredrickson, a private detective with dwarfism. He also wrote the novelization of The Golden Child, a movie of the same name starring Eddie Murphy.

Chesbro was born in Washington, D.C. He worked as a special education teacher at Pearl River and later at rockland Psychiatric Center, where he worked with trouble teens. Chebro was married and had one daughter and two step-daughters.

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Shadow of a Broken Man

4.07 avg rating — 268 ratings — published 1977 — 13 editions
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The Beasts of Valhalla (A M...

4.16 avg rating — 215 ratings — published 1985 — 11 editions
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An Affair of Sorcerers (A M...

4.10 avg rating — 179 ratings9 editions
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Two Songs This Archangel Si...

4.26 avg rating — 144 ratings — published 1986 — 8 editions
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City of Whispering Stone (M...

4.09 avg rating — 165 ratings — published 1978 — 10 editions
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The Cold Smell of Sacred St...

4.19 avg rating — 123 ratings — published 1988 — 6 editions
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Bone

4.13 avg rating — 120 ratings — published 1989 — 7 editions
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Second Horseman Out of Eden...

4.08 avg rating — 118 ratings — published 1989 — 7 editions
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The Language of Cannibals (...

4.01 avg rating — 112 ratings — published 1990 — 9 editions
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The Fear in Yesterday's Rin...

4.15 avg rating — 96 ratings8 editions
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