Joseph Kanon is the author of six novels, including Los Alamos, which won the Edgar Award for best first novel; The Good German, which was made into a film starring George Clooney and Cate Blanchett; Alibi, which earned Kanon the Hammett Award of the International Association of Crime Writers;and, his most recent work, Istanbul Passage. He is also a recipient of The Anne Frank Human Writers Award for his writings on the aftermath of the Holocaust. Before becoming a full-time writer, he was a book publishing executive. He lives in New York City with his wife, literary agent Robin Straus. They have two sons.
Istanbul Passage (2012)
The Good German (2002)