Spade and Archer US paperback cover

Joe Gores

Profile

Joe Gores, formerly a private eye, is the author of sixteen novels, including Hammett, which won Japan’s Falcon Award.

Gores has received three Edgar Awards and is one of only two authors to win in three separate categories: Best First Novel, Best Short Story, and Best Episode in a TV Series.

His primary agent is Henry Morrison in New York, but Curtis Brown represents his novel Spade & Archer via Jane Gelfman who looks after the Estate of Dashiell Hammett.