Grant Blackwood

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Grant Blackwood
Born (1964-06-07) June 7, 1964 (age 55)
United States
OccupationNovelist, ghostwriter

Grant Blackwood (born June 7, 1964) is an American thriller writer and ghostwriter.[1] He wrote the Briggs Tanner series. He co-authored with Clive Cussler Spartan Gold[2] which reached number 10 on the New York Times Hardcover Fiction Best Sellers list.[3] He is a veteran of the United States Navy.[4]


Briggs Tanner series[edit]

  • End of Enemies (2001)
  • Wall of Night (2002)
  • Echo of War (2003)

Fargo Adventures series (co-authored with Clive Cussler)[edit]

Jack Ryan, Jr. Series[edit]

Splinter Cell series (writing as "David Michaels")[edit]

EndWar series (writing as "David Michaels")[edit]

Tucker Wayne series (with James Rollins)[edit]

Short story[edit]


  • Finalist for the 2002 Minnesota Book Award in Popular Fiction for End of Enemies.[6]


  1. ^ Lynn Neary (August 4, 2009). "For Authors, Ghostwriting Offers Solvency, Stability". NPR. Retrieved February 24, 2010.
  2. ^ Mark Combes. "Spartan Gold by Clive Cussler, with Grant Blackwood".
  3. ^ "Hardcover Fiction Best Sellers". New York Times. October 18, 2009. Retrieved February 24, 2010.
  4. ^ "WRITE of SPRING III". Crimespree Magazine. March 26, 2005. Grant Blackwood is a U.S. Navy veteran, having spent three years on active duty aboard the guided missile frigate USS Ford as an operations specialist and a Pilot Rescue Swimmer.
  5. ^ Rollins, James (April 7, 2015). War Hawk (Tucker Wayne #2). William Morrow. ISBN 9780062135278.
  6. ^ "Minnesota Book Awards Past Finalists and Winners – 2002". The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library.

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