J.D. Trafford

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J.D. Trafford is an award-winning author who has been profiled in Mystery Scene Magazine (a "writer of merit"). His debut novel was selected as an IndieReader bestselling pick, and his books have topped Amazon's bestseller lists, including Amazon's #1 Legal Thriller.

In addition to graduating with honors from a Top 20 law school, J.D. Trafford has worked as a civil and criminal prosecutor, an associate at a large national law firm, and a non-profit attorney for people who could not afford legal representation.

Prior to law school, J.D. Trafford worked in Washington D.C. and lived in Saint Louis, Missouri. He worked on issues of housing, education, and poverty in communities of color.

He now lives with his wife and children i
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I love Harry Potter. Yes, I confess that after getting hooked on books one and two, I stayed up until midnight to be one of the first to purchase the third book (standing alone in a corner of a bookstore without any kids of my own at the time was ...weird, but that’s another story). That obsession continued until the series was complete. Rowling’s personal story from single mom...

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"I absolutely love a legal drama and this did not disappoint. It was fast moving, engaging and I really enjoyed the intricate details Trafford went into with the case.

Matthew Daley is a corporate lawyer, working in a large firm in Manhattan and a..." Read more of this review »
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Grisham is the master. Can I be the love child of Grisham and Elmore Leonard? That would be cool.
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“We are, whether by nature or nurture, episodic. We find a problem and then we fix it. We want there to be a beginning and an end.”
J.D. Trafford, Little Boy Lost

“Hollywood for ugly people” and “an incestuous breeding ground for idiots.”
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“Lord, give me the vision to see the good. Give me the patience to listen. Give me the knowledge to do what’s right, for whatever I do is done to the best of my ability.”
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