VJ Books Presents Author Joseph Kanon!
Joseph Kanon is the internationally bestselling author of seven novels, with his eighth novel, Defectors, to be released June 2017. His books have been published in twenty-four languages.
His books Los Alamos won the Edgar Award for best first novel, The Good German was made into a film starring George Clooney and Cate Blanchett, The Prodigal Spy and Alibi earned the Hammett Award of the International Association of Crime Writers. He is also a recipient of The Anne Frank Human Writers Award for his writings on the aftermath of the Holocaust. Before becoming a full-time writer, he was a book publishing executive.
He lives in New York City with his wife, literary agent Robin Straus. They have two sons.
Joseph Kanon Bibliography
- Los Alamos - 1997
- The Prodigal Spy - 1998
- The Good German - 2001
- Alibi - 2005
- Stardust - 2009
- Istanbul Passage - 2012
- Leaving Berlin - 2015
- Defectors - 2017
- The Accomplice - 2019
- The Berlin Exchange - 2022
Joseph Kanon Awards
Edgar Award for best first novel
- Hammett Award of the International Association of Crime Writers
- The Anne Frank Human Writers Award
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