John Straley is an Alaskan crime novelist, most famous for his Inspector Cecil Younger series. He worked as a criminal defense investigator and hospital janitor before becoming a writer in 1989. He has since published five novels, two novellas, and short stories. Straley won the Edgar and Shamus Awards in 2002 for his novel The Beggar's Garden. His works have been translated into several languages. He has also worked as a visiting professor in the Creative Writing Department of the University of Alaska in Fairbanks. He lives in Sitka, Alaska with his wife, the writer Leona Stonecop.
Explore all 12 books written by John Straley, all arranged in the order they were published.
All John Straley Books in Order with their release dates.