Pen Name: None
Genres: Crime Fiction, Mystery, Literary Suspense
Born: 1966 in Toronto, Canada
After Chercover moved to Chicago, he earned a BA at Columbia College Chicago. He then attended the American Security Training Institute, qualifying him to work as a Private Detective in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional Information
Sean Chercover was formerly a private investigator in Chicago and New Orleans. He wrote documentaries and children's shows for television before turning his focus to crime fiction. Along with the books written below, Chercover has also written many ebooks and contributed to several anthologies.
Over the years, Chercover has worked a myriad of different jobs, including film and video editor, waiter, truck driver, nightclub magician, encyclopedia salesman … and a whole host of others. He currently resides in Toronto.
The Ray Dudgeon Series
- Big City, Bad Blood, William Morrow, 2007
- Trigger City, William Morrow, 2008
The Daniel Byrne Trilogy
- The Trinity Game, Thomas & Mercer, 2012
- The Devil's Game, Thomas & Mercer, 2015
- The Savior's Game, Thomas & Mercer, 2017
Titles at Your Library
Big City, Bad Blood
Release Date: 2008-02-26
Trigger City (Ray Dudgeon)
Release Date: 2008-10-14
The Trinity Game (The Daniel Byrne Trilogy)
Release Date: 2012-07-31
The Devil's Game (The Daniel Byrne Trilogy)
Release Date: 2015-06-16
The Savior's Game (The Daniel Byrne Trilogy)
Release Date: 2017-08-08
Big City, Bad Blood
- Gumshoe Award for best first novel
- Crimespree Award for best first novel
- Shamus Award
- Lovey Award
- Dilys Award, IMBA
- Crimespree Award
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
The author is happy to talk about his experiences as a private investigator, give tips to aspiring writers about how to create a realistic crime novel, how he want about finading an agent and getting published. He's also open to readings, book talks, informational Q & A sessions and panel discussions.
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