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Author Stephen J. CannellStephen J. Cannell (February 5, 1941 _ September 30, 2010) grew up and lived in the Pasadena, California area with his wife and three children. Cannell was the bestselling author of eighteen novels. He was also a television writer, producer, director, actor, and founded Cannell Entertainment and The Cannell Studios. He joined the publlishing world in 1996 with the release of his first bestselling novel, The Plan.

An Emmy award-winning writer/producer and Chairman of Cannell Studios, Cannell overcame severe dyslexia to become one of television's most prolific writers. Cannell was an avid spokesperson for dyslexia and advocate for children and adults with learning disabilities.

In a highly successful career that spans three decades, he has created or co-created more than 40 shows, of which he has scripted more than 450 episodes and produced or executive produced more than 1,500 episodes. His hits include The Rockford Files, Greatest American Hero, The A-Team, Hunter, Riptide, Hardcastle & McCormick, 21 Jump Street, Wiseguy, The Commish, Profit, and the hit syndicated shows, Renegade and Silk Stalkings.

Cannell has received numerous awards, including the Saturn Award - Life Career Award (2004), The Marlow Lifetime Achievement Award from Mystery Writers of America (2005), and the WGA Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television Writing Achievement (2006), and the NATPE Brandon Tartikoff Legacy Award (2007).

Stephen Cannell died September 30, 2010. Cannell is survived by Marcia, his wife of 46 years, their three children, and three grandchildren.

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His website: www.cannell.com

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Vigilante
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Vigilante by Stephen J. Cannell

Prostitute's Ball
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The Prostitute's Ball by Stephen J. Cannell

On the Grind
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On the Grind by Stephen J. Cannell

White Sister
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White Sister by Stephen J. Cannell

Cold Hit
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Cold Hit by Stephen J. Cannell

Vertical Coffin
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Vertical Coffin by Stephen J. Cannell

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Cannell, Stephen J. - Author Signed Bookplate (Signed Bookplate) Author Signed Bookplate | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed Bookplate

Author Signed Bookplate.  Self-adhesive label, approximately 3" x 4" (though sizes may vary slightly), signed by Stephen J. Cannell.

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At First Sight: A Novel of Obsession | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | At First Sight: A Novel of Obsession | Signed First Edition Copy

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Cold Hit | Cannell, Stephen J. | First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Cold Hit | First Edition Copy

2005 NY: St. Martin's  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Cold Hit | Stephen Cannell J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Cold Hit | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2005 NY: St. Martin's Press  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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Devil's Workshop, The | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy Cannell, Stephen J. | Devil's Workshop, The | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy

Author Signed ARC. 1999 NY: Morrow Advance reading copy, mint, new/unread in flawless pictorial wrappers, signed by the author.

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Final Victim | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy Cannell, Stephen J. | Final Victim | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy

Author Signed ARC. 1996 NY: Morrow Advance reading copy, mint, new/unread in flawless pictorial wrappers, signed by the author.

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Final Victim | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Final Victim | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1996 NY: Morrow  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Final Victim | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Final Victim | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1996 NY: Morrow  First edition, first printing, fine in an average (piece missing from rear flap) dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Hollywood Tough | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Hollywood Tough | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  January 2003 NY: St. Martin's Press  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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King Con | Cannell, Stephen J. | First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | King Con | First Edition Copy

1997 NY: Morrow  First edition, first printing, new/unread in flawless dust jacket.

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King Con | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | King Con | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1997 NY: Morrow  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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King Con | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | King Con | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1997 NY: Morrow  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, author signed bookplate on FFEP.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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King Con | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | King Con | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1997 NY: Morrow  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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On the Grind | Cannell, Stephen J. | First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | On the Grind | First Edition Copy

First Edition Hardcover Book 2009 NY: St. Martin's Press  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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On the Grind | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | On the Grind | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  January 2009 NY: St. Martin's Press  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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On the Grind | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | On the Grind | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  January 2009 NY: St. Martin's Press  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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Pallbearers, The | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Pallbearers, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  March 2010 NY: St. Martin's Press  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, author signed bookplate laid-in.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Author Signed Hardcover Book.  March 2010 NY: St. Martin's Press  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, author signed bookplate laid-in, remainder marked.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Plan, The | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Plan, The | Signed First Edition Copy

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Plan, The | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Plan, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book  1995 NY: William Morrow  First edition, first printing, near-fine in a near-fine dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Prostitute's Ball, The | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Prostitute's Ball, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Bookplate.  October 2010 NY: St. Martin's Press  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, author-signed bookplate laid in.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Riding the Snake | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy Cannell, Stephen J. | Riding the Snake | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy

Author Signed ARC. 1999 NY: Morrow Advance reading copy, mint, new/unread in flawless pictorial wrappers, signed by the author.

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Riding the Snake | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Riding the Snake | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1999 NY: St. Martin's  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Three Shirt Deal | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Three Shirt Deal | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2008 NY: St. Martin's  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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Three Shirt Deal | StephenCannell J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Three Shirt Deal | Signed First Edition Copy

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Tin Collectors, The | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Tin Collectors, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2001 NY: St. Martin's Press  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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Vertical Coffin | Cannell, Stephen J. | First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Vertical Coffin | First Edition Copy

2004 NY: St. Martin's  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket.

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Vertical Coffin | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Vertical Coffin | Signed First Edition Copy

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Vertical Coffin | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Vertical Coffin | Signed First Edition Copy

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Vigilante | Cannell, Stephen J. | Signed First Edition Book Cannell, Stephen J. | Vigilante | Signed First Edition Copy

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Stephen J. Cannell Bibliography
The Shane Scully Series
  1. The Tin Collectors (2001)
  2. The Viking Funeral (2002)
  3. Hollywood Tough (2003)
  4. Vertical Coffin (2004)
  5. Cold Hit (2005)
  6. White Sister (2006)
  7. Three Shirt Deal (2007)
  8. On the Grind (2009)
  9. The Pallbearers (2010)
  10. The Prostitute's Ball (2010)
  11. Vigilante (2011)

Stand Alone Novels

  • The Plan (1996)
  • Final Victim (1997)
  • King Con (1998)
  • Riding the Snake (1999)
  • The Devil's Workshop (2000)
  • Runaway Heart (2003)
  • At First Sight (2008)

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