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Johnny Shaw

Johnny Shaw was born and raised on the Calexico/Mexicali border, the setting for his debut novel, DOVE SEASON. 

Although he has been writing for over twenty years, it took that same amount of time for him to finally revisit and explore the people and places of the Imperial Valley, California and the Desert Southwest.

Genres: Mystery
Anthologies edited
Anthony Awards Best Paperback original winner (2013) : Big Maria

Johnny Shaw recommends
She Rides Shotgun (2017)
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