Individual Author Record
Name: Frederick Dilley GliddenPen Name: Luke Short Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Born: 1908 in Kewanee, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionGlidden was born in Kewanee. He attended the University of Illinois for two years and a half years.
Biographical and Professional InformationFrederick Glidden began his early career as a general reporter for a series of Midwest daily newspapers. However, he did not last long at any of the papers, and during the Depression he trapped furs in Canada. He took on an agent in the early 1930's and by the end of the decade he had turned out fourteen novels and numerous short stories. He became a very prolific writer of Westerns. He also authored several screen and television plays. In 1974, Glidden was inducted into the National Cowboy Hall of Fame.
*''Donovan's Gun'', Dell, 1992 (Original Publication 1968)*''Three For the Money'', Bantam, 1970*''Man From The Desert'', Bantam, 1971*''The Outrider'', Bantam, 1972*''The Stalkers'', Bantam, 1973*''The Man From Two Rivers'', Bantam, 1974*''Savage Range'', Bantam, 1974*''Bold Rider'', Dell, 1975*''The Deserters'', Dell, 1990 (Original Publication 1975)*''Trouble Country'', Dell, 1990 (Original Publication 1976)