Pen Name: None
Born: in Chicago, Illinois
Photo Credit: Lisa Law
He was born in Chicago, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Charlie Newton is a writer. He has worked as a restaurant and resort developer, a thoroughbred horse racer, and a broker of film and television in the Middle East. He currently resides in Cape Town, South Africa.
His first book, Calumet City has been nominated for the following awards:
- Best thriller 2009 Nomination from the Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award, Crime Writers' Association
- Thriller award nomination from the International Thriller Writers Association
- Nominated for an Edgar for Best First Novel by an American Author
- Macivity Award Nomination for Best First Mystery Novel from the Mystery Readers International
- One of the Best crime Novels of 2008 from The American Library Association
- Calumet City, Simon & Schuster, 2008
- Start Shooting, Doubleday, 2011
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Release Date: 2012-01-10
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
This page can only be edited by Illinois Center for the Book staff, this author or this author's representatives. Please contact us for access.