January 5, 1996
G.P. Putnam's Sons
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0399141383
ISBN - 13: 9780399141386
About the Author
John Sandford is a writer and journalist. The name is the pseudonym of John Roswell Camp. Camp was born on February 23, 1944 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He earned a degree in American history from Iowa State University before entering the U.S. Army. After leaving the service, Camp earned a master's degree in journalism. Camp served in Korea and worked for a newspaper. After the military, Camp worked as a reporter for a newspaper in Perryville, Missouri. During the 1970s, Camp worked at The Miami Herald, and the St. Paul Pioneer Press & Dispatch. In 1985, Camp began researching the lives of a farm family caught in the midst of the crisis of American farming. The article, "Life on the Land: An American Farm Family," won the Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing and the American Society of Newspaper Editors Award for Non-Deadline Feature Writing. After winning the Pulitzer, Camp began writing fiction including The Fool's Run and Rules of Prey. Camp, working under the Sandford name contributes occasionally to the Pioneer Press and has written nonfiction works on plastic surgery and art.
From Our Editors
With his last seven incredible books, John Sanford proved himself to be a master of the thriller genre, his writing style a successful combination of human drama and suspense. Sudden Prey finds Lucas Davenport and his men tracking a vicious woman bank robber. When they finally catch up with her, and she is killed in a shoot-out, Davenport and company must deal with her violent ex-husband who swears an appropriate revenge. At this special low price, it makes a wonderful addition to any library.