Jeff Abbott

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Jeff Abbott
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Jeff Abbott at the 2007 Texas Book Festival.
Born 1963 (age 53–54)
Occupation Novelist
Language English
Nationality American
Genre Suspense, Detective fiction, Thriller fiction

Jeff Abbott (born 1963) is a U.S. suspense novelist. He has degrees in History and English from Rice University. He lives in Austin, Texas. His early novels were traditional detective fiction, but in recent years he has turned to writing thriller fiction. A theme of his work is the idea of ordinary people caught up in extraordinary danger and fighting to return to their normal lives. His novels are published in several countries and have also been bestsellers in the United Kingdom, Australia, Ireland, and France.[citation needed]

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  2. ^ "Macavity Awards". Mystery Readers International. Retrieved 2016-03-14. 
  3. ^ "The DILYS AWARD". Independent Mystery Booksellers Association. Archived from the original on 2010-04-12. Retrieved 2016-03-14. 
  4. ^ "Bouchercon World Mystery Convention : Anthony Awards Nominees". Bouchercon.info. 2003-10-02. Archived from the original on 2012-02-07. Retrieved 2012-02-21. 
  5. ^ a b "Edgar Award Winners and Nominees Database". The Edgars.com. Retrieved 2014-06-17. 
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  7. ^ "Dromgoole: Try these books from reefs to Ringo to ranch life | Lubbock Online | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal". Retrieved 2010-12-06. 
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  9. ^ "Archives | Austin American-Statesman | Statesman.com". Austin American-Statesman. 2009-07-24. Retrieved 2010-12-06. 

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