Joe Gores

A Time of Predators

originally published:
New York


  • First Book(1969)
  • Edgar Award for Best First Mystery(1970)

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bio notes:
born: 12/25/1931
died: 01/10/2011
born as: Joseph Nicholas Gores

Edgar Award-winning mystery author who prose was likened to Dashiell Hammett's and whose series about the Daniel Kearney Associates detective agency created, in the words of Lawrence Block, a new genre: the "detective-agency procedural."