Straley, John

John Straley

John Straley is the author of six novels featuring the Alaskan private investigator Cecil Younger. The first book in that series, The Woman Who Married A Bear, won the 1993 Shamus award for best first novel.

Straley is a criminal investigator, a poet, and is currently the twelfth Writer Laureate of Alaska. His work has been featured on Fresh Air with Terry Gross and CBS Sunday Morning. He lives on the beach in Sitka, Alaska, with his wife and their son.


Books: 
Baby's First Felony (A Cecil Younger Investigation #7) Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781616958787
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Published: Soho Crime - July 3rd, 2018

Cold Storage, Alaska (A Cold Storage Novel #2) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781616954758
Availability: Backordered
Published: Soho Crime - December 2nd, 2014

The Big Both Ways (A Cold Storage Novel #1) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781616953171
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Soho Crime - February 4th, 2014

The Woman Who Married a Bear (A Cecil Younger Investigation #1) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781616959135
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Published: Soho Crime - May 2018

The Curious Eat Themselves: A Novel (A Cecil Younger Investigation #2) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616959142
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Published: Soho Crime - May 29th, 2018

The Music of What Happens (A Cecil Younger Investigation #3) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616959159
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Published: Soho Crime - June 5th, 2018

Cold Water Burning (A Cecil Younger Investigation #6) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616959210
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Published: Soho Crime - June 19th, 2018

Death and the Language of Happiness (A Cecil Younger Investigation #4) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616959173
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Published: Soho Crime - June 5th, 2018

$16.95
SKU: 9780989778572

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SKU: 9780989778589

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SKU: 9780989778596

$16.95
SKU: 9780999466209