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Walter Mosley Walter Mosley is one of the most versatile and admired writers in America today. He is the author of more than 43 critically acclaimed books, including the major bestselling mystery series featuring Easy Rawlins.

His work has been translated into 23 languages and includes literary fiction, science fiction, political monographs, and a young adult novel. His short fiction has been widely published, and his nonfiction has appeared in The New York Times Magazine and The Nation, among other publications.

He is the winner of numerous awards, including an O. Henry Award, a Grammy and PEN America's Lifetime Achievement Award.

Mosley lives in New York City.

Walter Mosley Book List and Awards
His website: www.waltermosley.com
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Charcoal Joe
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Charcoal Joe by Walter Mosley

Inside a Silver Box
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Inside a Silver Box by Walter Mosley

Debbie Doesn't Do It
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Debbie Doesn't Do It Anymore by Walter Mosley

Little Green
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Little Green by Walter Mosley

Merge / Disciple
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Merge / Disciple by Walter Mosley

When the Thrill is Gone
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When the Thrill is Gone by Walter Mosley
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Long Fall, The | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Long Fall, The | Signed First Edition Copy

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Mosley, Walter | John Woman | Signed First Edition Copy Mosley, Walter | John Woman | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. September 2018 NY: Grove Atlantic 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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Blonde Faith by Walter Mosley | Signed Advance Reading Copy Mosley, Walter | Blonde Faith | Signed Advance Reading Copy

Author Signed ARC Book.  2008 NY: Little, Brown & Co. Advance reading copy, mint, new/unread in flawless pictorial wrappers, signed by the author.

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Down the River unto the Sea | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Down the River unto the Sea | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. February 2018 NY: Knopf   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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Right Mistake by Walter Mosley | Signed Advance Reading Copy Mosley, Walter | Right Mistake, The | Signed Advance Reading Copy

Author Signed ARC Book.  October 2008 NY: Perseus Publishing Advance reading copy, mint, new/unread in flawless pictorial wrappers, signed by the author.

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Woman Must Love, A | Block, Lawrence | Signed First Edition Trade Paper Book Mosley, Walter | Long Fall, The | Signed First Edition Trade Paper Book

Author Signed Trade Paperback Book. 2016 NY: Lawrence Block Production First Trade Paperback edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in flawless pictorial wraps, signed by the author.

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Black Betty | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Black Betty | Signed First Edition Copy

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

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Blue Light | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Blue Light | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1998 NY: Little, Brown & Co.  First edition, later printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by author, remainder marked.

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Inside a Silver Box | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Inside a Silver Box | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  January 2015 NY: Doherty  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Inside a Silver Box | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Inside a Silver Box | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  January 2015 NY: Doherty  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by author, remainder marked.

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Inside a Silver Box | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Inside a Silver Box | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  January 2015 NY: Doherty  First edition, first printing, near-fine (1"flaw to front board) in a fine dust jacket, signed by author.

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Cinnamon Kiss | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition UK Book Mosley, Walter | Cinnamon Kiss | Signed First Edition UK Copy

Author Signed UK Hardcover Book.  2005 LON: W&N Orion  First UK edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Always Outnumbered, Always Outgunned | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Always Outnumbered, Always Outgunned | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 1998 NY: Gale Group First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.

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Walkin' the Dog | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Walkin' the Dog | Signed First Edition Copy

Signed First Edition Book 1999 NY: Little, Brown & Co.  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.

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Futureland | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Futureland | Signed First Edition Copy

Signed First Edition Book. 2001 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket dust jacket, signed by author, remainder marked

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Cinnamon Kiss | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Cinnamon Kiss | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2005 NY: Little, Brown & Co.  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Blue Light | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Blue Light | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1998 NY: Little, Brown & Co.  First edition, later printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Fearless Jones | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Fearless Jones | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2001 NY: Little, Brown & Co.  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Fearless Jones | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Fearless Jones | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2001 NY: Little, Brown & Co.  First edition, later printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by author, remainder marked.

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Blue Light | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Blue Light | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1998 NY: Little, Brown & Co.  First edition, first printing, near-fine (bumped upper corners) in a fine dust jacket, signed by author, remainder marked.

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Always Outnumbered, Always Outgunned | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Always Outnumbered, Always Outgunned | Signed First Edition Copy

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Inside a Silver Box | Mosley, Walter | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy Mosley, Walter | Inside a Silver Box | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy

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Gift of Fire, The & On the Head of a Pin | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Gift of Fire, The & On the Head of a Pin | Signed First Edition Copy

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Little Yellow Dog, A | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Little Yellow Dog, A | Signed First Edition Copy

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Fear Itself | Mosley, Walter | Signed First Edition Book Mosley, Walter | Fear Itself | Signed First Edition Copy

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Author Signed Hardcover Book  2003 NY: Little, Brown  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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This Year You Write Your Novel | Mosley, Walter | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy Mosley, Walter | This Year You Write Your Novel | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy

Author Signed ARC  2007 NY: Little, Brown Advance  reading copy, new in pictorial wraps, signed by author.

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Walter Mosley Bibliography


Easy Rawlins Series

  1. Devil in a Blue Dress - 1990
  2. A Red Death - 1991
  3. White Butterfly - 1992
  4. Black Betty - 1994
  5. A Little Yellow Dog - 1995
  6. Gone Fishin' - 1996
  7. Bad Boy Brawly Brown - 2000
  8. Six Easy Pieces - 2003
  9. Little Scarlet - 2004
  10. Cinnamon Kiss - 2005
  11. Blonde Faith - 2007
  12. Little Green - 2013
  13. Rose Gold - 2014
  14. Charcoal Joe - June 2016

Socrates Fortlow Series

  1. Always Outnumbered, Always Outgunned - 1997
  2. Walkin' the Dog - 1999
  3. The Right Mistake - 2008

Fearless Jones Series

  1. Fearless Jones - 2001
  2. Fear Itself - 2003
  3. Fear of the Dark - 2006

Leonid McGill Series

  1. The Long Fall - 2009
  2. Known to Evil - 2010
  3. When the Thrill is Gone - 2011
  4. And Sometimes I Wonder About You - 2015

Other Novels

  • RL's Dream - 1995
  • Blue Light - 1998
  • The Greatest - 2000
  • Whispers in the Dark - 2000
  • The Man in My Basement - 2004
  • 47 - 2005
  • The Wave - 2006
  • Fortunate Son - 2006
  • Killing Johnny Fry - 2006
  • The Tempest Tales - 2008
  • Diablerie - 2008
  • The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey - 2010
  • Merge / Disciple - 2012
  • Stepping Stone / Love Machine - 2013
  • Debbie Doesn't Do It Anymore - 2014
  • Inside a Silver Box - 2015

Collections

  • Futureland: Nine Stories of an Imminent World - 2001

Contributions

  • Best American Short Stories - with Katrina Kenison
  • The Best American Short Stories 2003 - 2003
  • The Best American Short Stories 2003
  • Transgressions (co-authored with Joyce Carol Oates)
  • Chasing Shadows - 2005

Anthologies Edited

  • Black Genius - 1999

Non-Fiction

  • Working on the Chain Gang: Shaking Off the Dead Hand of History - 1999
  • What Next: A Memoir Toward World Peace - 2003
  • Life Out of Context - 2006
  • This Year You Write Your Novel - 2007
  • Twelve Steps Toward Political Revelation - 2011

Walter Mosley Awards and Honors

  • 1996 - Black Caucus of the American Library Association's Literary Award for RL's Dream
  • 1996 - O. Henry Award for a Socrates Fortlow story.
  • 2001 - Grammy Award for Best Album Notes for Richard Pryor's …And It's Deep Too!
  • 2005 - "Risktaker Award" from the Sundance Institute for both his creative and activist efforts.
  • 2006 - First recipient of the Carl Brandon Society Parallax Award for his young adult novel 47.
  • 2013 - Inducted into the New York Writers Hall of Fame.
  • Mosley was awarded an honorary doctorate from the City College of New York.
  • Anisfield Wolf Award, for works that increase the appreciation and understanding of race in America

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