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Author John VerdonJohn Verdon is best known for his very popular Dave Gurney mystery-thrillers. He has worked in advertising, built Shaker-style furniture, and earned a pilot's licence.

After he and his wife moved to the country from New York City, they found the peace they had been dreaming of. At that time, he started reading more and discovered that he loved classic detective stories, specifically the mechanics of constructing the hidden crime and gradually exposing it.

While talking about the process one day with his wife, Naomi, she suggested that he try writing a mystery novel of his own. Two years later, he published the first novel of his Dave Gurney series, Think of a Number. His second novel, Shut Your Eyes Tight, became an international bestseller which has been translated into more than 20 languages. The fifth book in the series, Wolf Lake, was published in 2016.

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His website: www.johnverdon.net/pages/index.php
Similar authors: Alan Jacobson, Michael Connelly, Chelsea Cain, Robert Dugoni, John Sandford
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White River Burning
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White River Burning by John Verdon

Wolf Lake
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Wolf Lake by John Verdon

Peter Must Die
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Peter Must Die by John Verdon

Let the Devil Sleep
Signed First Edition

Let the Devil Sleep by John Verdon

Shut Your Eyes Tight
Signed First Edition

Shut Your Eyes Tight by John Verdon
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Shut Your Eyes Tight | Verdon, John | Signed First Edition Book Verdon, John | Shut Your Eyes Tight | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  July 2011 NY: Crown Publishing   First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author, remainder marked.

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Wolf Lake | Verdon, John | Signed First Edition Book Verdon, John | Wolf Lake | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  July 2016 NY: Counterpoint   First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author.  This is a collectible book free from material defects.  Jacket covering services are available for a small fee..

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Let the Devil Sleep | Verdon, John | Signed First Edition Book Verdon, John | Let the Devil Sleep | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  July 2012 NY: Crown Publishing   First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author.  This is a collectible book free from material defects.  Jacket covering services are available for a small fee..

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John Verdon Bibliography


Dave Gurney Series

  1. Think of a Number - 2010
  2. Shut Your Eyes Tight - 2011
  3. Let the Devil Sleep - 2012
  4. Peter Pan Must Die - 2014
  5. Wolf Lake - 2016
  6. White River Burning - 2018

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