Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  J.E. "Buck" Ballow  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction


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Illinois Connection

Ballow lives in Springfield, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

J.E. "Buck" Ballow is a highly experienced criminal investigator and intelligence officer well versed in the history and customs of Korea and Japan from formal education and personal experience. He spent eleven of his fifteen years as a Special Agent of the U.S. Army s Criminal Investigation Command (CID) in Korea and Okinawa. After retirement from the Army, he spent an additional eighteen years as a civilian supervisor in the Intelligence Bureau of the Illinois State Police.

Published Works

  • Hibiscus Blood , Infinity Publishing, 2007
  • Goodbye, Yobo , Infinity Publishing, 2008
  • While the Shishi Cried , Infinity Publishing, 2008

Selected Titles At Your Library

Goodbye, yobo /
ISBN: 0741445778. OCLC Number:

Infinity Publishing,. West Conshohocken, PA :. 2008.

While the shishi cried.
ISBN: 0741450917. OCLC Number:

Infinity Pub,. [Place of publication not identified] :. 2008.

Speaking Engagements

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