Jack Clark

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General Information

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Name: Jack Clark

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction, Non-Fiction

Born: 1949 in Chicago, Illinois

Website: jackclark.info/

Email: jackclarksemail@gmail.com

Illinois Connection

Clark has lived and worked in Chicago his entire life.

Biographical and Professional Information

Jack Clark is an award-winning journalist, an acclaimed novelist, a singer-songwriter and a Chicago cab driver. He wrote for the weekly paper the Chicago Reader years ago, but left journalism for the world of writing fiction and picking up fares. Clark has been driving cabs for 30 years and written three books. His story caught the eye of Fresh Air contributor Dave Davies, who drove a cab in Philadelphia before entering journalism.

Published Works

  • Westerfield's Chain: A Mystery, St. Martins Minotaur, 2002
  • On the Home Front: My Mother's Story of Everyday American Life from Prohibition Through WW II, Dorchester Press, 2002 - written with Mary Jo Clark
  • Nobody's Angel , Dorchester Publishers, 2010
  • Hack Writing & Other Stories, CreateSpace, 2012
  • Highway Side, CreateSpace, 2012
  • Dancing on Graves, CreateSpace, 2012
  • Back Door to L.A., CreateSpace, 2016

Titles at Your Library

Westerfield's Chain

ISBN: 031228960X
Release Date: 2002-11-01

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On the Home Front: My Mother's Story of Everyday American Life from Prohibition Through WW II

Release Date: 2002-03-26

Nobody's Angel (Hard Case Crime Novels)

ISBN: 0843963271
Release Date: 2010-06-01

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Hack Writing & Other Stories

ISBN: 1477614621
Release Date: 2012-09-08

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Highway Side (Nick Acropolis)

ISBN: 147518218X
Release Date: 2012-05-11

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Dancing on Graves

ISBN: 1475254393
Release Date: 2012-05-23

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Back Door to L.A.

ISBN: 1479392545
Release Date: 2016-08-27

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Jack Clark on WorldCat


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