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Novelist T. Jefferson Parker was born in Los Angeles, California in 1953. He earned a bachelor's degree in English from the University of California, Irvine, in 1976, and initially worked as a reporter for a weekly newspaper. While writing for the Daily Pilot, he won three Orange County Press Club Awards. His first novel, Laguna Heat, was made into an HBO movie starring Harry Hamlin, Jason Robards and Rip Torn. His other works include The Triggerman's Dance, Where Serpents Lie, The Blue Hour, Red Light, and Cold Pursuit. Silent Joe and California Girl won the Mystery Writers of America's Edgar Award for Best Novel in 2002 and 2005 respectively. Silent Joe also received the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Best Mystery/Thriller. When not working on his books, Parker spends his time with his family, hiking, hunting and fishing, and playing tennis. He enjoys diving, snorkeling, and travel. (Bowker Author Biography)
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California Girl 525 copies, 11 reviews
Silent Joe 511 copies, 14 reviews
The Blue Hour 455 copies, 13 reviews
The Fallen 447 copies, 14 reviews
L.A. Outlaws 425 copies, 12 reviews
Black Water 348 copies, 6 reviews
Storm Runners 333 copies, 7 reviews
Red Light 325 copies, 5 reviews
Cold Pursuit 302 copies, 3 reviews
Where Serpents Lie 293 copies, 5 reviews
The Renegades 262 copies, 8 reviews
Iron River 229 copies, 8 reviews
Laguna Heat 216 copies, 3 reviews
Pacific Beat 202 copies, 1 review
Summer of Fear 174 copies, 3 reviews
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