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Name: Joseph Finder
Born: 6 October, 1958
Place of birth: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Resides: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
First book: Red Carpet
Previous employment: CIA
Fun fact #1: Joseph’s first language was not English, but Farsi.
Fun fact #2: Joseph was a singer in Yale’s famous cappella group, the Whiffenpoofs.
Awards (not an exhaustive list):
- International Thriller Writers Award for Best Novel
- Strand Magazine Critics Award for Best Novel
- Gumshoe Award for Best Thriller
Joseph Finder Book List & Suggested Book Order
Joseph Finder Interview
Discover how Joseph learned to pen a thriller and why this makes him believe writers should help each other. The Nick Heller series creator also discusses how he outlines and what happens when he doesn’t.
Joseph Finder Biography
Joseph Finder was born on the 6th of October in 1958, which was a Monday. For those readers interested in all things astrological, that makes him a Libra, which is one of the Air signs.
Joe was born in Chicago, a city with a population approaching three million, located in Illinois, which is a state in the United States of America. Joe’s family is Jewish. His mother, Natalie, was a professor at The College of Saint Rose, which is a not-for-profit college in Albany, New York. Morris, Joe’s father, was an English professor at the University at Albany, which as the name suggests, is in Albany. Morris managed to obtain a Fulbright Grant which allowed him to run programs throughout the world to teach people English as a second language. With regard to siblings, Joe has at least one brother (who is a magazine editor and Joe’s agent, so gets to see any new books before anyone else).
Because of Morris’s profession and the fact he had received that grant, Joe was taken out of the USA when he was just two years old. He spent a number of years living in Kabul, which is the capital of Afghanistan. Because his parents worked during the day, he was looked after by local domestic helpers. This meant the first language he learned was not English, the language his parents spoke, but the language of his daytime carers, which was...
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If you love Joseph Finder’s books you need the most comprehensive book list available, which includes a check list, alternative titles, page counts, movie adaptations, co-authors, star ratings, and a host of other features, plus:
- Nick Heller books in order
- a complete list of short stories, standalone novels & nonfiction
Why Read the Joseph Finder Nick Heller Series in Order?
Boston-based author Joseph Finder was born in late 1958 and has a considerable collection of standalone novels and one highly successful series. Nick Heller is a Special Forces-trained 'private spy' and features in four titles in the series which takes his name, one of which is a short story (Plan B, published in 2011).
This Joseph Finder book list not only gives all the Joseph Finder books in chronological order, but will let you see the characters develop and witness events at the correct time, just as Joseph intended.
So, if you've ever wanted a Joseph Finder book order, or to read the Nick Heller novels in order, here you go!