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Author David MorrellDavid Morrell and JohnDavid Morrell was born on April 24, 1943 in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada. He received his B.A. in English from St. Jerome's University and his M.A. and Ph.D. in American literature at Pennsylvania State University. While at Penn State, he learned the basics of writing fiction from science fiction writer Philip Klass (aka William Tenn).

He worked as an English professor at the University of Iowa from 1970 to 1986. In 1972, his novel First Blood was published. In 1986, Morrell gave up his tenure at the university to write full-time.

Morrell is a co-founder of the International Thriller Writers organization. Noted for his research, he is a graduate of the National Outdoor Leadership School for wilderness survival as well as the G. Gordon Liddy Academy of Corporate Security. He is also an honorary lifetime member of the Special Operations Association and the Association of Intelligence Officers. He is also a private pilot.

Morrell is an Edgar and Anthony finalist, a Nero and Macavity winner, and a three-time recipient of the distinguished Bram Stoker Award from the Horror Writers Association. The International Thriller Writers organization gave him its prestigious career-achievement Thriller Master Award. He also received an RT Book Reviews "Thriller Pioneer" award and a Comic-Con Inkpot award for "outstanding achievement in action/adventure." His short stories have appeared in numerous Year's Best collections. With eighteen million copies in print, his work has been translated into twenty-six languages.

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Rambo III
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Rambo III by David Morrell

Rambo II
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Rambo II by David Morrell

Ruler of the Night
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Ruler of the Night by David Morrell

Inspector of the Dead
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Inspector of the Dead

Murder as a Fine Art
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Murder as a Fine Art

The Shimmer
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The Shimmer
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Assumed Identity | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Assumed Identity | Signed First Edition Copy

1993 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, fine in fine dust jacket, signed by author.

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Assumed Identity | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Assumed Identity | Signed First Edition Copy

1993 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing,  mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Burnt Sienna | Morrell, David | First Edition Book Morrell, David | Burnt Sienna | First Edition Copy

2000 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket.

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Burnt Sienna | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Burnt Sienna | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2000 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Burnt Sienna | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Burnt Sienna | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2000 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by author.

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Creepers | Morrell, David | First Edition Book Morrell, David | Creepers | First Edition Copy

2005 NY: CDS Books  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket.

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Creepers | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Creepers | Signed First Edition Copy

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Desperate Measures | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Desperate Measures | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book  1994 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, fine a in fine dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Double Image | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Double Image | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1998 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Extreme Denial | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Extreme Denial | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1994 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Author Signed Hardcover Book 1993 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, fine in fine dust jacket, signed by author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Inspector of the Dead | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Inspector of the Dead | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. March 2015 NY: Little, Brown & Co.  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Inspector of the Dead | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Inspector of the Dead | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. March 2015 NY: Little, Brown & Co.  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author remainder marked. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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League of Night and Fog, The | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | League of Night and Fog, The | Signed First Edition Copy

1987 NY: Dutton  First edition, first printing, fine in fine dust jacket, signed by author.

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Long Lost | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Long Lost | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2002 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Long Lost | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Long Lost | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2002 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, fine in a near-fine (small sealed tear to front edge) dust jacket, signed by author.

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Murder as a Fine Art | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Murder as a Fine Art | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  May 2013 NY: Little, Brown & Co.  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Protector, The | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Protector, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2003 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Rambo 3 by David Morrell | Signed Limited Edition Book Morrell, David | Rambo III | Signed Limited Edition Book

Author Signed Limited Edition Hardcover Book. 2017 CO: Gauntlet Press Limited Numbered Edition, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, numbered and signed by the author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Ruler of the Night | Morrell, David | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy Morrell, David | Ruler of the Night | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy

Author Signed ARC  2016 NY: Mulholland Books Advanced Reading Copy, mint, new/unread in flawless pictorial wrappers, signed by the author.

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Ruler of the Night | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Ruler of the Night | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. November 2016 NY: Little, Brown First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.   Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Scavenger | Morrell, David | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy Morrell, David | Scavenger | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy

Author Signed ARC  2007 NY: Vanguard.  Advanced Reading Copy, mint, new/unread in flawless pictorial wrappers, signed by the author.

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Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2007 NY: Vanguard.  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.

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Shimmer, The | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Shimmer, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  July 2009 NY: Perseus Publishing  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.

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Spy Who Came For Christmas, The | Morrell, David | Signed First Edition Book Morrell, David | Spy Who Came For Christmas, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2008 NY: Perseus Publishing  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.

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David Morrell Bibliography


Fiction

  • First Blood - 1972
  • Testament - 1975
  • Last Reveille - 1977
  • The Totem - 1979
  • Blood Oath - 1982
  • The Hundred-Year Christmas - illustrated by R. J. Krupowicz -1983
  • Brotherhood of the Rose - 1984
  • Fraternity of the Stone - 1985
  • Rambo: First Blood Part II - novelization of the film of the same name - 1985
  • The League of Night and Fog - 1987
  • Rambo III - novelization of the film of the same name - 1988
  • Fifth Profession - 1990
  • The Covenant of the Flame - 1991
  • Assumed Identity - 1993
  • Desperate Measures - 1994
  • The Totem - 1994
  • Extreme Denial - 1996
  • Double Image - 1998
  • Burnt Sienna - 2000
  • Long Lost - 2002
  • The Protector - 2003
  • Creepers - 2005
  • Scavenger - 2007
  • The Spy Who Came for Christmas - 2008
  • The Shimmer - 2009
  • The Naked Edge - 2010
  • Rambo: First Blood - 2016 (Signed Limited Edition)
  • Rambo III - 2017 (Signed Limited Edition)

Thomas De Quincey Trilogy

  1. Murder as a Fine Art - 2013
  2. Inspector of the Dead - 2015
  3. Ruler of the Night - 2016

Short Stories

  • Black Evening - 1999
  • Nightscape - 2004

Non-Fiction

  • John Barth: An Introduction - 1976
  • Fireflies - 1988
  • Lessons from a Lifetime of Writing: A Novelist Looks at His Craft - 2002

David Morrell Awards

  • Horror Writers Association Bram Stoker Award for Long Fiction - 1988
  • Horror Writers Association Bram Stoker Award for Long Fiction - 1991
  • Horror Writers Association Bram Stoker Award - Novel - 2005
  • International Thriller Writers Thriller Master Award - 2009

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