William Kent Krueger

William Kent Krueger is the award-winning author of seventeen previous Cork O’Connor novels, including Tamarack County and Windigo Island, as well as the novel Ordinary Grace, winner of the 2014 Edgar Award for best novel. He lives in the Twin Cities with his family. Visit his website at WilliamKentKrueger.com.

Books by this Author

This Tender Land
Desolation Mountain
Sulfur Springs
William Kent Krueger Collection #5
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Tucson, AZ 85716
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POISONED PEN
4014 North Goldwater Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
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ONCE UPON A CRIME
604 West 26th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55405
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Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Life owes me nothing, no matter how hard I work. Whatever good comes to me in the end is simply a gift and a blessing.

Q. What do you regret most?

A. I never learned to play a musical instrument. I'd love to be able to sit down and jam with a bunch of other musicians. What a kick that would be!

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Grandfather.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Gus McCrae, the wonderfully flawed and philosophic former Texas Ranger in Larry McMurtry's fine epic Lonesome Dove.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Forest ranger.

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