Joseph Finder Biography
Joseph Finder was born on October 6th, 1958 and is currently 65 years old. Joseph Finder was born in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Finder attended Yale University where he received an M.A. Russian Studies.
Joseph Finder is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 13 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1983 with the novel Red Carpet. The most recently released novel was Judgment which was released in 2019. There are no upcoming standalone novels by Joseph at this time.
Joseph Finder has also written the Nick Heller series which has 4 books including Vanished and Buried Secrets.
Joseph Finder Awards & Accolades
Joseph Finder won the International Thriller Writers Award, Spotlight Guest, in 2022.
Finder's books have also won multiple awards, Company Man won the Barry Award, Best Thriller, in 2006 as well as the Gumshoe Award - Best Thriller Novel in 2006. Killer Instinct won the International Thriller Writers Award, Best Novel, in 2007. Guilty Minds won the Barry Award, Best Thriller, in 2017.
The following novels by Joseph Finder were also nominated for these awards:
- Paranoia: Crime Writer's Association Award, Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award (2004). Barry Award, Best Thriller (2005).
- Killer Instinct: Barry Award, Best Thriller (2007).
- Vanished: International Thriller Writers Award, Best Hardcover Novel (2010).
- Buried Secrets: International Thriller Writers Award, Best Hardcover Novel (2012).
- FaceOff: Anthony Award, Best Anthology / Collection (2015).
- Suspicion: Barry Award, Best Thriller (2015). International Thriller Writers Award, Best Hardcover Novel (2015).
- House on Fire: Shamus Award, Best P.I. Novel (2021).
Joseph Finder: TV/Movies Based on Books
The novel High Crimes was adapted into a movie in 2002. This PG-13 flick starred Ashley Judd and Morgan Freeman.
In 2013, the Barry Award-nominated novel Paranoia was made into a movie. It starred Liam Hemsworth and Harrison Ford.
Joseph Finder F.A.Q
When was Joseph Finder Born? How old is Joseph Finder?
Joseph Finder was born on October 6th, 1958. Joseph Finder is currently 65 years old.
Where was Joseph Finder Born?
Joseph Finder was born in Chicago, Illinois, USA and is American.
What awards has Joseph Finder won?
Joseph Finder has won the following awards: Spotlight Guest at the International Thriller Writers Award (2022).
What book awards has Joseph Finder won?
: Barry Award Best Thriller (2006), Gumshoe Award Best Thriller Novel (2006). Killer Instinct
: International Thriller Writers Award Best Novel (2007). Guilty Minds
: Barry Award Best Thriller (2017).
What was the first book Joseph Finder wrote?
The first novel written by Joseph Finder was Red Carpet, published in 1983.
What was the most recent book Joseph Finder wrote?
His most recently released work was House on Fire on January 21st, 2020.
Will there be any more books by Joseph Finder?
Joseph Finder does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.
How many books has Joseph Finder written?
Joseph Finder has written 21 books. 4 books in the Nick Heller Series, 2 Short Stories/Novellas, 13 Standalone Novels, 2 books in the Harold Middleton Series.
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