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John D. MacDonald was an American novelist and short-story writer. His works include the Travis McGee series and the novel The Executioners, which was adapted into the film Cape Fear. In 1962 MacDonald was named a Grand Master of the Mystery...read more
John D. MacDonald was an American novelist and short-story writer. His works include the Travis McGee series and the novel The Executioners, which was adapted into the film Cape Fear. In 1962 MacDonald was named a Grand Master of the Mystery Writers of America; in 1980, he won a National Book Award. In print he delighted in smashing the bad guys, deflating the pompous, and exposing the venal. In life, he was a truly empathetic man; his friends, family, and colleagues found him to be loyal, generous, and practical. In business, he was fastidiously ethical. About being a writer, he once expressed with gleeful astonishment, “They pay me to do this! They don’t realize, I would pay them.” He spent the later part of his life in Florida with his wife and son. He died in 1986.


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A Bullet for Cinderella

A Novel

Written by John D. MacDonald
Introduction by Dean Koontz

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A Key to the Suite

A Novel

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All These Condemned

A Novel

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April Evil

A Novel

Written by John D. MacDonald
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A Purple Place for Dying

A Travis McGee Novel

Written by John D. MacDonald
Introduction by Lee Child

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Area of Suspicion

A Novel

Written by John D. MacDonald
Introduction by Dean Koontz

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A Tan and Sandy Silence

A Travis McGee Novel

Written by John D. MacDonald
Introduction by Lee Child

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Ballroom of the Skies

A Novel

Written by John D. MacDonald
Introduction by Dean Koontz

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Border Town Girl

A Novel

Written by John D. MacDonald
Introduction by Dean Koontz

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Bright Orange for the Shroud

A Travis McGee Novel

Written by John D. MacDonald
Introduction by Lee Child

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Cancel All Our Vows

A Novel

Written by John D. MacDonald
Introduction by Dean Koontz

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Cape Fear

A Novel

Written by John D. MacDonald
Introduction by Dean Koontz

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Cinnamon Skin

A Travis McGee Novel

Written by John D. MacDonald
Introduction by Lee Child

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Clemmie

A Novel

Written by John D. MacDonald
Introduction by Dean Koontz

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Condominium

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