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Jonathan Moore - Author

About the Author

Jonathan Moore and his wife live in Hawaii. When he's not writing, or fixing his boat, Jonathan is an attorney. Before completing law school in New Orleans, he was an English teacher, a whitewater raft guide on the Rio Grande, a counsellor at a Texas wilderness camp for juvenile delinquents, and an investigator for a criminal defense attorney in Washington, D.C.

Featured books by Jonathan Moore

Other books by Jonathan Moore

Doomsday Cults A Fatal Attraction

Doomsday Cults A Fatal Attraction

Author: Jonathan Moore Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/09/2019

Monsters and the Supernatural A Young Person's Guide

Monsters and the Supernatural A Young Person's Guide

Author: Jonathan Moore, Kate Moon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/12/2018

The Night Market

The Night Market

Author: Jonathan Moore Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/08/2018

'Do you ever think there's maybe something that's gone wrong with the world?' A man is found dead in one of the city's luxury homes. Homicide detective Ross Carver arrives at the scene when six FBI agents burst in and forcibly remove him from the premises. Two days later... Carver wakes in his bed to find Mia a neighbor he's hardly ever spoken to, reading aloud to him. He has no recollection of the crime scene, no memory of how he got home, and no idea that two days have passed. Carver knows nothing about this woman but as he struggles to piece together what happened to him, he soon realizes he's involved himself in a web of conspiracy that spans the nation. And Mia just might know more than she's letting on... 'Moore has a great gift for the macabre and the creepy.' The Times

The Night Market

The Night Market

Author: Jonathan Moore Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/01/2018

'Do you ever think there's maybe something that's gone wrong with the world?' A man is found dead in one of the city's luxury homes. Homicide detective Ross Carver arrives at the scene when six FBI agents burst in and forcibly remove him from the premises. Two days later... Carver wakes in his bed to find Mia a neighbor he's hardly ever spoken to, reading aloud to him. He has no recollection of the crime scene, no memory of how he got home, and no idea that two days have passed. Carver knows nothing about this woman but as he struggles to piece together what happened to him, he soon realizes he's involved himself in a web of conspiracy that spans the nation. And Mia just might know more than she's letting on... 'Moore has a great gift for the macabre and the creepy.' The Times

The Dark Room

The Dark Room

Author: Jonathan Moore Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/07/2017

A gripping new thriller from the author of Simon Mayo's BBC Radio 2 Book Club choice The Poison Artist. They thought they'd buried their secrets Homicide inspector Gavin Cain is standing by a grave when he gets the call. Cain knows there's something terrible in the coffin they're about to exhume. He and his team have received a dying man's confession and it has led them here. But death doesn't guarantee silence Cain is summoned by Mayor Castelli, who has been sent sinister photographs of a woman that he claims he doesn't know and a note threatening that worse are on their way. And now light will be shone on a very dark place... As Cain tries to identify the woman in the pictures, and looks into the mayor's past, he finds himself being drawn towards a situation as horrifying and as full of secrets as the grave itself. 'Smart plotting. Nary a false note. Suspense that never stops. If you like Michael Connelly's novels, you will gobble up Jonathan Moore's The Dark Room' James Patterson

Inigo

Inigo

Author: Jonathan Moore, Mark Lawson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/06/2015

Close Reach

Close Reach

Author: Jonathan Moore Format: eBook Release Date: 06/05/2014

In a riveting tale of suspense and terror on the high seas, Bram Stoker Award nomineeJonathan Moore pits human beings against natureand something far deadlier: one another. Kelly Pratihari-Reid and her husband sail their yacht into Antarctic waters, thinking their gravest concerns will be ice and stormsand their cracked marriage. A British girl shrieking across a short-range VHF frequency ends that illusion. It's coming, she screams. It saw us and it's coming back! Her voice is drowned by a tide of signal-jamming static, and Kelly sees a target on the radar screen: A ship is coming for them. Thus begins an unforgettable cat-and-mouse game across stormy polar seas and dire landfalls. Kelly's pursuers will test her to the limits of her enduranceand beyond. For the ship in her wake is crewed by pirates, with a young leader trained to use the most sadistic tortures in pursuit of his ultimate objective . . . a goal as shocking as it is horrific.Praise for Close Reach ';This is the kind of horror that will make your heart race.'Examiner.com ';Mind-blowing . . . I started reading it and didn't stop till I finished.'Cabin Goddess ';A visceral edge-of-the-seat roller coaster ride.'The Novel Pursuit ';A book that will appeal to sailing enthusiasts, horror enthusiasts or both!'To Read or Not to Read Is Not a Question ';Pure adrenaline . . . definitely recommended for fans of dark thrillers.'Pamelibrarian';Set on the icy polar seas, bristling with suspense, Jonathan Moore's Close Reach is as horrifying and claustrophobic as any haunted house story. The plot pitches and yaws with twist after twist, and by midpoint the reader is a goner. Leave the lights on, lock the doors, feed the cats, this is an irresistible page-turner of the first order. Highly recommended!'Jay Bonansinga, New York Times bestselling co-author of The Walking Dead: Fall of the Governor, Part Two and author of The Sinking of the Eastland';Readers will need their sea legs for this hugely enjoyable, roller-coaster voyage of a novel. Close Reach is a brutal tale of redemption and revenge with a heroine to root for at every shocking twist and turn. Jonathan Moore's writing is as rich as it is raw and thrillingand storms along at a breakneck pace that will leave you gasping for air.'Frazer Lee, Bram Stoker Awardnominated author of The Lamplighters, Panic Button, and The Jack in the Green

Moodle 1.9 Extension Development

Moodle 1.9 Extension Development

Author: Jonathan Moore, Michael Churchward Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/12/2010

The author's experience as a Moodle developer enables him to combine a simple, descriptive how-to approach with enthusiastic insights into the rich potential of customizing Moodle according to your needs. The chapters gradually build up your skills and by the end of the book you will be confident enough to customize Moodle on your own. This book is written for technologists who are interested in expanding Moodle's functions through programming, either for their own organizations or to contribute to the open source project. You should be familiar with Moodle's basic technologies: PHP, MySQL ,and HTML/CSS.

Moodle 1.9 Extension Development

Moodle 1.9 Extension Development

Author: Jonathan Moore, Michael Churchward Format: eBook Release Date: 29/04/2010

In DetailMoodle gives you the power to create and customize feature-rich plug-ins. If you can write Moodle plug-ins, you can make it do just about anything. From making the site easier to administer, to new features, to completely changing the way it looks; plug-ins are the method Moodle offers to customize and extend its functionality.This book will show you how to build all sorts of Moodle plug-ins: admin plug-ins, Blocks, Activities, Grading components, Reports, Fliters that change the way your site works and looks. You will develop standard Moodle plug-ins such as Activities, Filters, and Blocks by creating functioning code that you can execute in your own Moodle installation. Writing modular plug-ins for Moodle will be a large focus of this book.This book will take you inside Moodle and provide you with the ability to develop code the "e;Moodle way"e;.This book will expose you to all of the core code functions in Moodle, in a progressive, understandable way. You will learn what libraries are available, what the API calls are, how it is structured and how it can be expanded beyond the plug-in system.You will begin by getting an understanding of the basic architecture that Moodle uses to operate in. Next you will build your first plug-in; a block. You will carry on building other Moodle plug-ins, gaining knowledge of the "e;Moodle way"e; of coding, before plunging deeper into the API and inner libraries. Lastly, you will learn how to integrate Moodle with other systems using a variety of methods.When you have completed, you will have a solid understanding of Moodle programming and knowledge of how to extend its functionality in whatever way you want.A practical guide to creating feature-rich extensions for your website using Moodle plug-insApproachThe author's experience as a Moodle developer enables him to combine a simple, descriptive how-to approach with enthusiastic insights into the rich potential of customizing Moodle according to your needs. The chapters gradually build up your skills and by the end of the book you will be confident enough to customize Moodle on your own.Who this book is forThis book is written for technologists who are interested in expanding Moodle's functions through programming, either for their own organizations or to contribute to the open source project.You should be familiar with Moodle's basic technologies: PHP, MySQL ,and HTML/CSS.

Three Plays

Three Plays

Author: Jonathan Moore Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/06/2002

Hard Choices Moral Dilemmas in Humanitarian Intervention

Hard Choices Moral Dilemmas in Humanitarian Intervention

Author: Jonathan Moore Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/12/1998

Since Somalia, the international community has found itself changing its view of humanitarian intervention. More attention must be paid to the complexity of issues and moral dilemmas involved. This volume of original essays by international policy leaders, practitioners, and scholars brings together insights into the conflicting moral pressures present in different kinds of interventions ranging from Rwanda and Somalia to Haiti, Cambodia, and Bosnia. Together the authors make the case that moral reflection and content can improve the quality of decisionmaking and intervention in internal conflicts, especially those that involve sanctions, refugees, human rights, development, and arms. Published under the auspices of The International Committee of the Red Cross.

Hard Choices Moral Dilemmas in Humanitarian Intervention

Hard Choices Moral Dilemmas in Humanitarian Intervention

Author: Jonathan Moore Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/11/1998

Since Somalia, the international community has found itself changing its view of humanitarian intervention. More attention must be paid to the complexity of issues and moral dilemmas involved. This volume of original essays by international policy leaders, practitioners, and scholars brings together insights into the conflicting moral pressures present in different kinds of interventions ranging from Rwanda and Somalia to Haiti, Cambodia, and Bosnia. Together the authors make the case that moral reflection and content can improve the quality of decisionmaking and intervention in internal conflicts, especially those that involve sanctions, refugees, human rights, development, and arms. Published under the auspices of The International Committee of the Red Cross.

Campaign for President The Managers Look at '84

Campaign for President The Managers Look at '84

Author: Jonathan Moore Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/01/1986

A unique chronicle and critique told in the participants' own words. The campaign leaders for Reagan, Mondale, Hart, Jackson, Hollings, McGovern, Cranston, Askew, and Glenn discuss their strategies. What worked? What backfired? What would they do--or not do--again? Discussion leaders include Judy Woodruff, David Broder, Albert Hunt, Howell Raines, and Kenneth Bode. A document of immense historic and human interest.