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Jefferson Parker - Author


Jefferson Parker (known as T Jefferson Parker in the States) was born in LA in 1953. He worked as a newspaper journalist in California, covering the crime beat, where his novels all reflect the sunny wickedness of his home state.

He is the author of twelve novels; both ‘Silent Joe’ and ‘California Girl’ won the prestigious Edgar award (the equivalent of our CWA Gold Dagger). His latest novel, set in San Diego, features a detective with synaesthesia. ‘The Fallen’ is published in hardback in May 2006.

Jefferson lives in Laguna Beach, California. When not working on his books, he spends his time with his family, hiking, hunting and fishing, and haunting the public tennis courts.

If you like Jefferson Parker you might also like to read books by Mark Burnell and John Gilstrap.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Jefferson Parker

The Fallen by Jefferson Parker
The Fallen
Jefferson Parker
After a traumatic accident, that leaves his senses mixed up, Detective Robbie Brownlaw can now see people’s emotions as colours, giving him the uncanny ability of knowing when someone is lying to him, a handy trick for a homicide cop....
Format: Paperback (a Format) - Released: 18/06/2007
Cold Pursuit by Jefferson Parker
Cold Pursuit
Jefferson Parker
A bitter feud between the Bragas and the McMichaels which resulted in one dead man and one brain-damaged child must be put aside as some years later Police Officer Tom McMichael investigates the murder of millionair Pete Braga but scars...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/06/2004

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