Jeffery Deaver © Charles Harris

Jeffery Deaver

Profile

A former journalist, folk singer and attorney, Jeffery Deaver is an international number one bestselling author. His novels have appeared on a number of bestseller lists around the world, including The New York Times, The Times and the Los Angeles Times. His books are sold in 150 countries and have been translated into over 30 languages.

The author of over 25 novels and two collections of short stories, he has been awarded the Steel Dagger and Short Story Dagger from the British Crime Writers' Association, is a three-time recipient of the Ellery Queen Reader's Award for Best Short Story of the Year and is a winner of the British Thumping Good Read Award. The Bodies Left Behind won the Best Thriller Of The Year award from the International Thriller Writers Organization in 2009. His thriller Cold Moon won a Grand prix from the Japanese Adventure Fiction Association and was named Book of the Year by the Mystery Writers Association of Japan. He's been nominated for six Edgar Awards from the Mystery Writers of America, an Anthony Award and a Gumshoe Award. He was shortlisted for the ITV3 Crime Thriller Award for Best International Author. Jeffery won a Lovey Readers Award for best series of 2008, for the Lincoln Rhyme series, at the Love Is Murder writers' conference.

In 2010 Jeffery was chosen by the Ian Fleming Estate to write a new, contemporary James Bond novel. Carte Blanche was published in 2011. It won the Bouken-shousetsu Adventure Fiction Award for the best foreign novel published in Japan 2011.

His book A Maiden's Grave was made into an HBO movie starring James Garner and Marlee Matlin, and his novel The Bone Collector was a feature release from Universal Pictures, starring Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie. A sequel to The Bone Collector, The Skin Collector was published in May 2014.

Current Publishers
Bulgarian
World
ERA & Co Publishing House
Chinese Complex
World
Spring International Publishers Co.
Chinese Simple
Mainland China
Yilin Press
Czech
World
Domino
Dutch
World
Meulenhoff Boekerij
English
US & Canada
Grand Central Publishing
English
UK & Comm
Hodder and Stoughton
French
World
Editions des Deux Terres
German
World
Blanvalet Verlag
Hebrew
World
Keter Publishing House
Hungarian
World
Pecsi Direkt Kft
Italian
World
Rizzoli Editore
Japanese
World
Bungeishunju
Korean
World
Random House
Korean
World
Viche Books Korea
Polish
World
Proszynski I S-Ka
Portuguese
Brazil
Distribuidora Record
Romanian
World
RAO International Publishing Company
Russian
World
AST Publishers
Slovak
World
Ikar
Slovene
World
Ucila International
Spanish
World
Ediciones Urano
Swedish
World
Norstedts
Thai
World
Pearl Publishing Co.
Vietnamese
World
Bach Viet Books