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Jonathan Moore

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Jonathan Moore is an Edgar Award and Hammett Prize nominated author of six novels.

His third novel, THE POISON ARTIST, was a selection of the BBC Radio 2 Book Club. His novel THE NIGHT MARKET was optioned as a feature film by Amazon Studios and Mandeville Films, and his books have been translated into 12 languages.

Before graduating from law school in New Orleans, he lived in Taiwan for three years, guided whitewater raft trips on the Rio Grande, and worked as an investigator for a criminal defense attorney in Washington, D.C. He has also been an English teacher, a bar owner, a counselor at a wilderness camp for juvenile delinquents, and a textbook writer.

Connect with Jonathan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/jonathanmoorefiction.
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The Poison Artist

3.57 avg rating — 2,364 ratings — published 2016 — 20 editions
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The Dark Room

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The Night Market

3.60 avg rating — 1,161 ratings — published 2018 — 17 editions
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Close Reach

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Blood Relations

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Redheads

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“But he was going to wake in the cold on the porch, with the same dying heart he’d had all his life. And with his son’s severed head on his chest, staring at him. He was going to learn exactly what he’d bought for himself, for his family.”
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“She knew that if she tied this man up in a quiet room, gagged him so his screams wouldn’t block the other noises, and held a laser like this one to his eyes, she’d hear a low pop as the surface of his retinas flash-boiled and seared onto the face of his optic nerves. Ever afterward, his would be a world of pain and darkness and weird flashes in the shadows.”
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Donna Jonathon, thank you for accepting my friend request on Goodreads.
I hope I can win one of your books one day. Donna


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