Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  James David Webb  

Pen Name: J. D. Webb

Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Mystery

Born: 1941 in Decatur, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Born and raised in Decatur, Illinois attended Millikin University and Yale University. Served in the Air Force in the Philippines and Viet Nam in the middle 1960s. Spent 25 years at A E Staley Mfg in Decatur and 11 years owning a shoe repair shop in Clinton, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Began full time as author in 2002 with now four books published. Have garnered several awards for writing and I own and moderate the Yahoo Publishing and Promoiting Group with almost 1000 international members.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library


-- *Golden Wings Award, ''Shepherd's Pie'' *EPPIE Finalist 2008, ''Moon Over Chicago''