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Ridley Pearson was born in Glen Cove, New York on March 13, 1953. He was educated at Kansas University and Brown University. In the early 1970s, he was a musician and songwriter for a rock band, eventually writing more than 300 songs and the score for an award-winning documentary. Having honed his craft writing scripts for television shows such as Columbo and Quincy, he turned to writing and published his first novel, Never Look Back, in 1985. His novels include The Angel Maker, No Witnesses, and Beyond Recognition. He has also published many children's books including The Kingdom Keepers series and a series of prequels to Peter Pan written with Dave Barry. His book Peter and the Starcatchers, written with Dave Barry, was adapted into a Broadway play that won 5 Tony Awards. He received the Raymond Chandler Fulbright Fellowship at Oxford University in 1990 and the Missouri Writer Hall of Fame Quill Award Winner in 2013. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Peter and the Starcatchers 5,412 copies, 152 reviews
Peter and the Shadow Thieves 2,434 copies, 49 reviews
Kingdom Keepers: Disney After Dark (Author) 2,065 copies, 76 reviews
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer: My Life at Rose Red (Author; Editor (fictional); Author (fictional)) 1,481 copies, 34 reviews
Kingdom Keepers II: Disney at Dawn (Author) 849 copies, 12 reviews
Peter and the Sword of Mercy 785 copies, 19 reviews
Disney in Shadow (Author) 590 copies, 9 reviews
Killer Weekend 521 copies, 16 reviews
The Art of Deception 487 copies, 7 reviews
The Pied Piper 473 copies, 4 reviews
Middle of Nowhere 472 copies, 2 reviews
Beyond Recognition 472 copies, 4 reviews
Power Play 446 copies, 9 reviews
The First Victim 439 copies, 5 reviews
Killer View 424 copies, 14 reviews
Parallel Lies 417 copies, 5 reviews
No Witnesses 393 copies, 5 reviews
Shell Game 384 copies, 7 reviews
The Angel Maker 380 copies, 2 reviews
The Body of David Hayes 379 copies, 6 reviews
Undercurrents 376 copies, 6 reviews
Science Fair 363 copies, 12 reviews
Cut and Run 353 copies, 6 reviews
Chain of Evidence 344 copies, 4 reviews
The Bridge to Never Land 341 copies, 12 reviews
In Harm's Way 340 copies, 29 reviews
Killer Summer 330 copies, 10 reviews
Escape from the Carnivale 307 copies, 7 reviews
Dark Passage 291 copies, 6 reviews
The Risk Agent 267 copies, 31 reviews
Probable Cause 257 copies, 2 reviews
Hard Fall 256 copies, 1 review
Cave of the Dark Wind 250 copies, 8 reviews
Steel Trapp: The Challenge 245 copies, 10 reviews
The Insider (Author) 236 copies, 3 reviews
Choke Point 194 copies, 19 reviews
Hidden Charges 139 copies, 2 reviews
The Red Room (A Risk Agent Novel) 134 copies, 12 reviews
Lock and Key: The Initiation (Author) 130 copies, 1 review
The Syndrome 101 copies, 2 reviews
Blood Tide 91 copies
Steel Trapp: The Academy 84 copies, 3 reviews
Never Look Back 64 copies
Walt Disney's Peter Pan (Author) 63 copies, 1 review
Dead Aim 29 copies, 3 reviews
Super Sons: Escape to Landis 4 copies, 1 review
Boldt's Broken Angel 3 copies, 1 review
Drama City 1 copy
Unforseen 1 copy
[No title] 1 copy
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Married to Marcelle Pearson, with two daughters, Paige and Storey.
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