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Thomas H. Cook is the author of eighteen books, including two works of true crime. His novels have been nominated for the Edgar Allan Poe Award, the Macavity Award and the Dashiell Hammett Prize. The Chatham School Affair won the Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Novel in 1996. His true crime book, Blood Echoes, was nominated for the Edgar Allan Poe Award in 1992, and his story "Fatherhood" won the Herodotus Prize in 1998 and was included in Best Mystery Stories of 1998, edited by Otto Penzler and Ed McBain. His works have been translated into fifteen languages.

Thomas H. Cook was born in Fort Payne, Alabama on September 19, 1947, and holds a bachelors degree from Georgia State College, and a masters degree in American history from Hunter College in 1972, and in 1976 earned a MPhil degree from Columbia University.

From 1978 to 1981, Cook taught English and History at Dekalb (GA) Community College, and served as a book review editor for Atlanta magazine from 1978 to 1982, when he took up writing full time.Cook began his first novel, Blood Innocents, while he was still in graduate school. It was published in 1980, and he has published steadily since then. A movie version of one of his books, Evidence of Blood, was released in 1997. Cook lives with his family in Cape Cod and New York City.

Six of his novels have been nominated for awards, including Red Leaves in 2006, which was also shortlisted for the CWA Duncan Lawrie Dagger and the Anthony Award, and went on to win the Barry Award and The Martin Beck Award.

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Sandrine's Case

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The Crime of Julian Wells
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The Last Talk with Lola Faye
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The Fate of Katherine Carr
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Master of the Delta

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Moon Over Manhattan
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Moon Over Manhattan | Cook, Thomas H. & King, Larry | First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. & King, Larry | Moon Over Manhattan | First Edition Copy

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Moon Over Manhattan | Cook, Thomas H. & King, Larry | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. & King, Larry | Moon Over Manhattan | Signed First Edition Copy

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Breakheart Hill | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Breakheart Hill | Signed First Edition Copy

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Chatham School Affair | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Chatham School Affair | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 1996 NY: Bantam  First edition, first printing, fine in a near-fine (price clipped) dust jacket, signed by author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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City When it Rains, The | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | City When it Rains, The | Signed First Edition Copy

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City When It Rains, The | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | City When It Rains, The | Signed First Edition Copy

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Cloud of the Unknowing, The | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Trade Paper Book Cook, Thomas H. | Cloud of the Unknowing, The | Signed First Edition Trade Paper Book

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Crime of Julian Wells, The | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Crime of Julian Wells, The | Signed First Edition Copy

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Early Graves | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Early Graves | Signed First Edition Copy

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Elena | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Elena | Signed First Edition Copy

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Evidence of Blood | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Evidence of Blood | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book 1991 NY: Putnam.  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Fate of Katherine Carr, The | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Fate of Katherine Carr, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  June 2009 NY: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt  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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Instruments of Night | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy Cook, Thomas H. | Instruments of Night | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy

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Instruments of Night | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Instruments of Night | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. November 1998 NY: Bantam  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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Interrogation, The | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Interrogation, The | Signed First Edition Copy

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Last Talk With Lola Faye, The | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Last Talk With Lola Faye, The | Signed First Edition Copy

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Master of the Delta | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Master of the Delta | Signed First Edition Copy

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Mortal Memory | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Mortal Memory | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1993 NY: G.P. Putnam's Sons  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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Night Secrets | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Night Secrets | Signed First Edition Copy

1990  NY: Putnam.  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author.

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Orchids, The | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Orchids, The | Signed First Edition Copy

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Peril | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Peril | Signed First Edition Copy

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Places in the Dark | Cook, Thomas H. | First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Places in the Dark | First Edition Copy

2000 NY: Bantam  First  edition, first printing, new/unread in flawless dust jacket.

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Quest for Anna Klein, The | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed Book Club Edition Cook, Thomas H. | Quest for Anna Klein, The | Signed Book Club Edition

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2011 NY: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishers   Book Club 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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Red Leaves | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Red Leaves | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2005 NY: Harcourt 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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Red Leaves | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Trade Paper Book Cook, Thomas H. | Red Leaves | Signed First Edition Trade Paper Book

Author Signed Trade Paperback Book  June 2006 NY: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt  First Trade Paperback edition, later printing, mint, new/unread in pictorial wraps, signed by the author.

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Sandrine's Case | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Sandrine's Case | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  August 2013 NY: Grove Atlantic  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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Streets of Fire | Cook, Thomas H. | Signed First Edition Book Cook, Thomas H. | Streets of Fire | Signed First Edition Copy

1989 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, fine in fine dust jacket, signed by author.

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Thomas H. Cook Bibliography


  • Blood Innocents - 1980
  • The Orchids - 1982
  • Tabernacle - 1983
  • Elena - 1986
  • Sacrificial Ground - 1988
  • Flesh and Blood - 1989
  • Streets of Fire - 1989
  • Early Graves - 1990
  • Night Secrets - 1990
  • The City When It Rains - 1991
  • Evidence of Blood - 1991
  • Blood Echoes - 1992
  • Mortal Memory - 1993
  • Breakheart Hill - 1995
  • The Chatham School Affair - 1996
  • Instruments of Night - 1998
  • Places in the Dark - 2000
  • Interrogation - 2002
  • Taken: A Novelization - 2002
  • Moon Over Manhattan - 2003 (with Larry King)
  • Peril - 2004
  • Into the Web - 2004
  • Red Leaves - 2005
  • The Murmur of Stones - 2006 (published in the US as The Cloud of Unknowing - 2007)
  • Master of the Delta - 2008
  • The Best American Crime Reporting - 2008 (with Jonathan Kellerman and Otto Penzler)
  • The Fate of Katherine Carr - 2009
  • The Last Talk with Lola Faye - 2010
  • The Quest for Anna Klein - 2011
  • The Crime of Julian Wells - 2012
  • Sandrine's Case - 2013
  • A Dancer in the Dust - 2015

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