Craig Johnson Biography
Craig Johnson (Craig Allen Johnson) was born on January 16th, 1961 and is currently 63 years old. Craig Johnson was born in Huntington, West Virginia, USA. Johnson attended Marshall University.
Craig Johnson is the author of the Walt Longmire series which currently consists of 24 novels. The Walt Longmire series started in 2004 with the novel The Cold Dish. The most recently released novel in the Walt Longmire series was The Longmire Defense which was released in 2023. There is an upcoming novel for the Walt Longmire series entitled First Frost which is being released on May 28th, 2024.
Craig Johnson Awards & Accolades
Johnson's books have won multiple awards, Another Man's Moccasins won the Spur Awards, Best Western Short Novel, in 2009. Junkyard Dogs won the Lefty Award, The Watson Award, in 2011. As the Crow Flies won the Lefty Award, Best LCC Regional Mystery, in 2013.
Craig Johnson books have also been nominated for multiple awards, The Cold Dish was nominated for the Dilys Award, Best Mystery Novel, in 2006. The Dark Horse was nominated for the Dilys Award, Best Mystery Novel, in 2010. Hell Is Empty was nominated for the Barry Award, Best Novel, in 2012. Any Other Name was nominated for the Spur Awards, Best Contemporary Western Novel, in 2015. Depth of Winter was nominated for the Barry Award, Best Novel, in 2019.
Craig Johnson F.A.Q
When was Craig Johnson Born? How old is Craig Johnson?
Craig Johnson was born on January 16th, 1961. Craig Johnson is currently 63 years old.
Where was Craig Johnson Born?
Craig Johnson was born in Huntington, West Virginia, USA and is American.
What book awards has Craig Johnson won?
What was the first book Craig Johnson wrote?
The first novel written by Craig Johnson was The Cold Dish, published in 2004.
What was the most recent book Craig Johnson wrote?
His most recently released work was The Longmire Defense on September 5th, 2023.
Will there be any more books by Craig Johnson?
Craig Johnson has a new book coming out on May 28th, 2024 called First Frost.
How many books has Craig Johnson written?
Craig Johnson has written 26 books. 24 books in the Walt Longmire Series, 1 Short Story/Novella, 1 book in the Walt Longmire Collections.
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