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General Information


Pen Name: Sam Reaves, Dominic Martell

Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Mystery Non-Fiction

Born: 1954 in Crawfordsville, Indiana


Illinois Connection

Salter has lived in Chicago or the greater Chicago area for most of his life. He currently resides in Evanston. His Sam Reaves books are set in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Samuel Salter has worked as a teacher and a translator. He speaks five languages fluently. He was president of the Midwest Chapger of the Mystery Writers of America from 2001 - 2003. His books are written under the pen names of Sam Reaves and Dominic Martell.

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