James Crumley

James Crumley

James Crumley was born in Three Rivers, Texas, USA on October 12th, 1939 and passed away at the age of 68 on September 17th, 2008.

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James Crumley Stats: The highest rated book by James Crumley on Book Notification is The Last Good Kiss, the first novel in the C.W. Sughrue series.

The most read book by James Crumley on Book Notification is The Last Good Kiss, the first novel in the C.W. Sughrue series. The second most read book is Dancing Bear (Milo Milodragovitch #2).

Below is a complete list of James Crumley books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series. The most popular series by James Crumley is the C.W. Sughrue Series.

List of Milo Milodragovitch Books in Publication Order

List of C.W. Sughrue Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of James Crumley Anthologies in Publication Order

James Crumley: Biography

James Crumley (James Arthur Crumley) was born on October 12th, 1939. James passed away September 17th, 2008 at 68 years old. James Crumley was born in Three Rivers, Texas, USA.

James Crumley was the author of the C.W. Sughrue series which consists of 4 novels. The C.W. Sughrue series started in 1978 with the novel The Last Good Kiss. The most recently released novel in the C.W. Sughrue series was The Right Madness which was released in 2005. There are no upcoming novels for the C.W. Sughrue series.

James Crumley has been on the prestigious Kono Mystery ga Sugoi! international list in Japan twice. The Mexican Tree Duck was ranked 5th in 1997. In 2005, The Final Country tied for 4th with The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown.

James Crumley: Awards & Accolades

Crumley's books have won multiple awards, The Wrong Case won the Maltese Falcon Society, Falcon Award, in 1985. The Mexican Tree Duck won the Hammett Prize, Best Crime Novel, in 1993. Books to Die For won the Agatha Award, Best Non-fiction, in 2012 as well as the Anthony Award - Best Non-Fiction Book in 2013, Macavity Award - Best Mystery Critical/Biographical in 2013.

James Crumley books have also been nominated for multiple awards, Dancing Bear was nominated for the Shamus Award, Best P.I. Novel, in 1984. The Final Country was nominated for the Crime Writer's Association Award, Silver Dagger Award, in 2002. The Right Madness was nominated for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Best Mystery/Thriller, in 2005. Books to Die For was nominated for the Edgar Award, Best Critical/Biographical Work, in 2013 as well as the Edgar Award - Best Critical/Biographical Work in 2013.

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  1. Michael Connelly, author of the Harry Bosch Series.
  2. Lee Child, author of the Jack Reacher Series.
  3. C.J. Box, author of the Joe Pickett Series.
  4. John Sandford, author of the Prey/Lucas Davenport Series.
  5. David Baldacci, author of the Amos Decker Series.

James Crumley: F.A.Q

When was James Crumley Born?

James Crumley was born on October 12th, 1939.

When did James Crumley die?

James Crumley died on September 17th, 2008 at 68 years old.

Where was James Crumley Born?

James Crumley was born in Three Rivers, Texas, USA.

What book awards has James Crumley won?

The Wrong Case: Maltese Falcon Society Falcon Award (1985).
The Mexican Tree Duck: Hammett Prize Best Crime Novel (1993).
Books to Die For: Agatha Award Best Non-fiction (2012), Anthony Award Best Non-Fiction Book (2013), Macavity Award Best Mystery Critical/Biographical (2013).

What was the first book James Crumley wrote?

The first book written by James Crumley was One to Count Cadence, published in 1969.

What was the most recent book James Crumley wrote?

His most recently released work was The Right Madness on January 1st, 2005.

How many books has James Crumley written?

James Crumley has written 10 books excluding contributions to anthologies. 3 books in the Milo Milodragovitch Series, 4 books in the C.W. Sughrue Series, 3 Standalone Novels.

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