Connolly, John Biography

John Connolly is an Irish author known for his works in the mystery and thriller genres. He was born in Dublin in 1968.Connolly's most notable works include the "Charlie Parker" series, which follows the adventures of a private investigator and his associates as they solve crimes and battle supernatural forces, and the "Samuel Johnson" series, which tells the story of a young boy and his dog as they face off against demons and other creatures.Connolly's writing is known for its intricate plots, vivid characters, and exploration of themes such as evil, mortality, and the supernatural. He has won several awards for his writing, including the Edgar Award for Best Novel in 2010 for "The Gates," and the Agatha Award for Best Novel in 2015 for "The Whisperers."In addition to his writing, Connolly is also a journalist and a regular contributor to publications such as The Irish Times and The Guardian. He continues to write and publish new novels and stories, and his works are enjoyed by fans of mystery and thriller genres around the world.

Books by Connolly, John

  • The Book Of Lost Things: This book makes the list for its unique focus on psychology inside of the sub-genre. Connolly tells the story of a child so lost in books and darkness that he...