Les Roberts

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General Information

Name: Les Roberts

Pen Name: None

Born: 1937 in Chicago, Illinois

Website: www.lesroberts.com

Email: lesrobertswriter@sbcglobal.net

Contact Information: Agent Dominick Abel 146 West 82nd Street New York , New York 10024

Illinois Connection

Les was born in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Though he was already writing at just six years old, he began his career as an actor in Chicago and doing summer stock in Taos, New Mexico. He then moved on to New York, where his writing began to overtake his acting career. He wrote for such classics as Candid Camera and The Jackie Gleason Show.

Published Works

  • The Lake Effect, St. Martin`s Press, 1994
  • Collision Bend, St. Martin`s Press, 1996
  • Cleveland Local, St. Martin`s Press, 1997
  • A Shoot in Cleveland, St. Martin`s Press, 1998
  • The Best Kept Secrets, St. Martin`s Press, 1999
  • The Indian Sign, Thomas Dunne Books, 2000
  • The Dutch, St. Martin`s Press, 2001
  • The Chinese Fire Drill, Thorndyke, 2001
  • The Irish Sports Pages, St. Martin`s Press, 2002

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The Lake Effect (A Milan Jacovich Mystery)

ISBN: 0312115377
Release Date: 1994-11-15

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A Shoot in Cleveland: A Milan Jacovich Mystery

ISBN: 0312186630
Release Date: 1998-05

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The Best-Kept Secret: A Milan Jacovich Mystery

ISBN: 159851010X
Release Date: 2006-02-28

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The Chinese Fire Drill (Five Star First Edition Mystery)

ISBN: 0786237600
Release Date: 2001-12

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The Dutch: A Milan Jacovich Mystery (Milan Jacovich Mysteries) (Volume 12)

ISBN: 1598510126
Release Date: 2006-02-28

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Literary Awards


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Les Roberts on WorldCat

Les Roberts on Amazon


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