Joseph Kanon

Joseph Kanon is the Edgar Award–winning author of Istanbul Passage, Los Alamos, The Prodigal Spy, Alibi, Stardust, and The Good German, which was made into a major motion picture starring George Clooney and Cate Blanchett. Before becoming a full-time writer, he was a book publishing executive. He lives in New York City.

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My Life in 8 Words

Author Appearances

CRIMESPREE MAGAZINE
by phone
APR 16
VROMAN'S BOOKSTORE
Talk/Discussion/Signing
695 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91107
APR 16
MYSTERIOUS GALAXY @ LA TIMES
Signing at Booth #368
Los Angeles, CA
APR 19
LOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK FESTIVAL
Panel/Crime Fiction - Deception and Denial
2 West 1st Street
Los Angeles, CA 90212
APR 19

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. From 'The Rules of the Game': what you must understand is that everyone has his reasons.

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Intelligence, humor, kindness.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Istanbul-- my new favorite city.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Being gravely ill and dependent.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. I hope, a sense of humor.

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