Blake Crouch

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Blake Crouch
Blake Crouch by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Crouch in 2016.
Born 1978
Statesville, North Carolina
Occupation Novelist
Period 2004–present
Genre
Notable works The Wayward Pines Trilogy
Website
blakecrouch.com

Blake Crouch is an American author, best known for his Wayward Pines Trilogy, which was adapted into the 2015 television series Wayward Pines.

Early life and education[edit]

Crouch was born near the piedmont town of Statesville, North Carolina in 1978. He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and graduated in 2000 with degrees in English and Creative Writing.

Career[edit]

Crouch published his first two novels, Desert Places and Locked Doors, in 2004 and 2005. His stories have appeared in Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine, Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine, Thriller 2, and other anthologies. In 2016, he released his novel, Dark Matter.[1]

Crouch's Wayward Pines Trilogy (2012–14) was adapted into the 2015 television series Wayward Pines.[2] Another work, Good Behavior, premiered as a television series in November 2016.[3]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Desert Places (2004)
  • Locked Doors (2005)
  • Abandon (2009)
  • Famous (2010)
  • Snowbound (2010)
  • Break You (2011)
  • Run (2011)
  • Pines (2012)
  • Wayward (2013)
  • Good Behavior (2013)
  • The Last Town (2014)
  • Dark Matter (2016)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Crouch, Blake. "Dark Matter". Blake Crouch. Retrieved 9 October 2016. 
  2. ^ Pierce, Scott D. (May 11, 2015). "No, they're not dead on Wayward Pines". The Salt Lake Tribune. Retrieved June 13, 2015. 
  3. ^ Crouch, Blake. "Good Behavior". Blake Crouch. Retrieved 9 October 2016. 

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