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John Lescroart was born in Houston, Texas on January 14, 1948. He started writing as a student at the University of California-Berkeley, where he majored in English. Following college and a job with a telephone company, he traveled around Europe, singing folk and country-rock music. He won the 1978 Joseph Henry Jackson best novel award for under-35 California writers with the autobiographical novel Sunburn. While helping his wife raise their two children and working in legal, bartending, musician, and social service positions, he still found the time to write numerous novels. His novels include the Dismas Hardy Series, Son of Holmes, Rasputin's Revenge, A Certain Justice, Guilt, The Hunt Club, The Suspect, Sunburn, Treasure Hunt, Damage, and The Hunter. He made The New York Times Best Seller List iwith his title's The Ophelia Cut,The Keeper, The Fall, and The Rule of Law. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The 13th Juror 699 copies, 10 reviews
The Motive 687 copies, 9 reviews
The Hunt Club 680 copies, 12 reviews
The Second Chair 670 copies, 5 reviews
The Suspect 632 copies, 10 reviews
Dead Irish 626 copies, 11 reviews
The Oath 626 copies, 6 reviews
Betrayal 607 copies, 8 reviews
The First Law 593 copies, 2 reviews
The Hearing 581 copies, 7 reviews
A Plague of Secrets 552 copies, 7 reviews
Nothing but the Truth 544 copies, 5 reviews
A Certain Justice 538 copies, 5 reviews
The Mercy Rule 529 copies, 5 reviews
Guilt 515 copies, 7 reviews
Hard Evidence 503 copies, 3 reviews
Damage 488 copies, 12 reviews
Treasure Hunt 450 copies, 8 reviews
The Vig 440 copies, 8 reviews
The Ophelia Cut 334 copies, 6 reviews
The Hunter 326 copies, 8 reviews
The Keeper 238 copies, 4 reviews
The Fall 202 copies, 14 reviews
Fatal 196 copies, 15 reviews
Son of Holmes 169 copies, 8 reviews
Poison 153 copies, 8 reviews
Rasputin's Revenge 122 copies, 1 review
The Rule of Law 110 copies, 8 reviews
Sunburn 77 copies
The Missing Piece 58 copies, 5 reviews
Closure 16 copies
The Portal 4 copies
Thriller: Stories To Keep You Up All Night (Contributor) 685 copies, 12 reviews
FaceOff (Contributor) 439 copies, 33 reviews
No Rest for the Dead: A Serial Novel (Contributor) 370 copies, 19 reviews
First Thrills (Contributor) 234 copies, 9 reviews
In the Company of Sherlock Holmes (Contributor) 190 copies, 12 reviews
The Big Book of Sherlock Holmes Stories (Contributor) 108 copies, 3 reviews
Dead Man's Hand: Crime Fiction at the Poker Table (Contributor) 46 copies, 1 review
Murderers' Row (Contributor) 36 copies, 1 review
A Merry Band of Murderers (Contributor) 20 copies, 1 review

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