Jake Hinkson is the award-winning author of four novels (HELL ON CHURCH STREET, THE POSTHUMOUS MAN, THE BIG UGLY, NO TOMORROW), a novella (SAINT HOMICIDE), a short story collection (THE DEEPENING SHADE), and a collection of essays, THE BLIND ALLEY: EXPLORING FILM NOIR'S FORGOTTEN CORNERS. He has written articles and profiles for The Los Angeles Review Of Books, Mental Floss, Mystery Scene, and Noir City. His novels have been translated into French and Italian. His novel SANS LENDEMAIN was awarded the prestigious Grand Prix des Littératures Policières in 2018, and his novel L'ENFER DE CHURCH STREET was the 2016 winner of the Prix Mystère de la Critique. He lives in Chicago.
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