J. David Osborne

more photos (1)

G.
G.
279 books | 32 friends

Glen Kr...
705 books | 4,859 friends

Dustin ...
1,450 books | 348 friends

David K...
172 books | 669 friends

Eric Gu...
784 books | 1,914 friends

Tiffunee
2,242 books | 2,666 friends

Kelby L...
427 books | 118 friends

Douglas...
393 books | 1,023 friends

More friends…

J. David Osborne

Goodreads Author


Born
in Springfield, VA, The United States
Website

Genre

Member Since
May 2009


J David Osborne is the El Paso, TX based author of Black Gum and A Minor Storm.

He runs the fiction collective Broken River Books.

Check out his podcast: thejdoshow.podbean.com

Average rating: 4.11 · 1,138 ratings · 228 reviews · 16 distinct worksSimilar authors
By The Time We Leave Here, ...

by
4.15 avg rating — 326 ratings — published 2010 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Low Down Death Right Easy

4.11 avg rating — 179 ratings — published 2013 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Black Gum

4.15 avg rating — 178 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Our Blood In Its Blind Circuit

3.80 avg rating — 75 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Minor Storm

4.41 avg rating — 32 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Joy of Killing Coyotes ...

4.53 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Principle

4.33 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2015
Rate this book
Clear rating
Warmed and Bound: A Velvet ...

by
4.05 avg rating — 170 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
In Heaven, Everything is Fi...

by
3.93 avg rating — 95 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Snake Handler

by
4.43 avg rating — 51 ratings — published 2017 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by J. David Osborne…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

J.’s Recent Updates

J. Osborne is now friends with Stephen Toman
34488831
J. Osborne rated a book it was amazing
Star.Ships by Gordon   White
Rate this book
Clear rating
J. Osborne rated a book it was amazing
Pieces of Eight by Gordon   White
Rate this book
Clear rating
J. Osborne rated a book really liked it
Neuro-Apocalypse by Danny Nemu
Rate this book
Clear rating
J. Osborne rated a book it was amazing
The Driver's Seat by Muriel Spark
Rate this book
Clear rating
Clear, concise prose. Maybe one of the most well written crime novels I've ever read. The ending is poignant and unexpected.
J. Osborne rated a book really liked it
Sinister Forces-The Nine by Peter Levenda
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rambling, unfocused, and sloppy...but fun as hell. Levenda tries to tie things together that just don't stick, but I had such a good time reading all this occult stuff that I didn't care.

Recommended!
J. Osborne rated a book really liked it
Sinister Forces-The Nine by Peter Levenda
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rambling, unfocused, and sloppy...but fun as hell. Levenda tries to tie things together that just don't stick, but I had such a good time reading all this occult stuff that I didn't care.

Recommended!
J. Osborne rated a book liked it
The Good Son by You-Jeong Jeong
Rate this book
Clear rating
From World Literature Today

You-Jeong Jeong’s The Good Son is a precise, meticulously plotted thriller that is occasionally too precise and meticulous for its own good.

The novel begins with its protagonist, Yu-jin, waking up in his room covered in blo
...more
J. Osborne rated a book it was amazing
Destroy All Monsters by Jeff  Jackson
Rate this book
Clear rating
J. Osborne rated a book it was amazing
Frisk by Dennis Cooper
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of J.'s books…
“I’m convinced, though I’m no expert in biology, if you cut a dog’s brain open it would just be a perfect little human brain, with none of the bad parts.”
J. David Osborne, By The Time We Leave Here, We'll Be Friends

220 Goodreads Librarians Group — 94275 members — last activity 2 minutes ago
A place where all Goodreads members can work together to improve the Goodreads book catalog. Non-librarians are welcome to join the group as well, to ...more
34682 The Velvet — 83 members — last activity Mar 01, 2018 11:59AM
The Velvet forums were originally created as a discussion forum for the works of Craig Clevenger, Will Christopher Baer, and Stephen Graham Jones but ...more
43109 Q&A with Alta Ifland — 20 members — last activity Mar 05, 2011 09:40PM
...February 10, 2011 to February 22, 2011...



Comments (showing 1-1)    post a comment »
dateUp arrow    newest »

message 1: by Fran

Fran Friel Many thanks, David! Have a wonderful week.

Best Always,
Fran


back to top