Gregg Hurwitz is a renowned American Author of comic books and crime novels. He is a New York Times bestselling author of fifteen thrillers. He has also appeared in the New York Times bestselling list for writing comic books. The books that he has written have received various nominations for different awards. He is an international author because his books have been translated in over twenty eight languages.
Order of Evan Smoak Series
Order of Gregg Hurwitz Graphic Novels
|1||Foolkiller: Fool's Paradise||2008|
|2||Wolverine: Dangerous Games||2008|
|3||Foolkiller: White Angels||2009|
|4||Vengeance of the Moon Knight, Vol. 1||2010|
|5||Vengeance of the Moon Knight, Vol. 2||2010|
|6||Shadowland: Moon Knight||2011|
Order of Gregg Hurwitz Standalone Novels
|2||Minutes to Burn||2001|
|3||Do No Harm||2002|
|4||The Crime Writer||2007|
|5||Trust No One||2008|
|9||Tell No Lies||2013|
|10||Don't Look Back||2014|
Order of Tim Rackley Series
|1||The Kill Clause||2003|
Order of Wolverine Marvel Comics Series
|1||Wolverine Epic Collection||2017|
Gregg wrote his first Novel in 1995 when he was a completing a BA from Harvard. He has remained unstoppable from that time because of his continued release of captivating books. Among his greatest accomplishments throughout his career is being able to pen for DC (Batman) and Marvel (Wolverine). He has also been able to write or sell screenplays and spec scripts to most of the major networks.
Gregg Hurwitz Awards:
Throughout his career, Gregg Hurwitz has been able to win many awards. He is a two-time finalist for the ITW’s Best novel prize as well as a finalist for the CWA’s Steel Dagger award. Other awards and accolades that Gregg has been able to get include USA Today Bestseller Award, Number One Amazon Best Seller Award, iBooks Bestseller Award, Indie Next Pick, Fresh Fiction Fresh Pick and SCIBA best mystery award.
Fellow writers have nothing but great things to say about him. Commenting on the work that he did in his book titled Orphan X, Lee Child said that Gregg is a real celebration of the strengths that he brings to thrillers. Tess Gerritsen, who is also a New York Bestselling Author, said that Orphan X by Gregg is the most gripping and high octane thriller that he has ever read in a long time. Many other authors have also commended Gregg Hurwitz for his great work.
Gregg Hurwitz Books Into Movies:
Gregg has quite a number of novels that have been adapted to be on the big screen. One of it is Wolverine: Dangerous Games. He co-wrote the book with Simon Spurrier and Rick Remender. He also wrote Wolverine: The Punisher as well as Footkiller for Marvel comics. His recent novel by the name Orphan X was picked up by Warner Bros. One of the actors that are expected to direct and possibly star in the movie is Bradley Cooper. Gregg has also been able to publish a lot of academic articles on Shakespeare. In 2012, he became the DC Comics’ writer of Batman: The Darknight.
Gregg Hurwitz Best Books:
Gregg has been able to write books that are appreciated worldwide. The following are the three of the most appreciated ones he has ever written.
Orphan X: For this book to be turned into a film, it means that it is great. It lies somewhere between a superhero tale and a crimes thriller. It takes place in Los Angeles. It is a stylish, smart, state of the art thriller at its best. The main character in the book is Evan Smoak who Hurwitz peels back his psyche and develops him into a character that can be compared to Jack Reacher or Jason Bourne. The book is superb and satisfying in every way.
Don’t Look Back: This book can be classified as fiction, suspense and thriller. It is thrilling from the beginning to the end. It is about Eve Hardaway, who is a newly single mother of one. Eve is on a rafting and hiking tour in the jungles of Oaxaca in southern Mexico. She sees a man throwing machetes at a target that has a shape of a human being and gets really scared. She rushes back to her group only to stumble upon a broken camera that has the photos of that frightening-looking man. It is a story that will leave you breathless.
Tell No Lies: This is one of the interesting books by Gregg Hurwitz that you should consider reading. It is a thriller-packed story that is set in San Francisco and revolves around a therapist that is working with ex-cons that are involved in a hit list of murder victims. The story unravels very slowly giving you the suspense that you need to keep reading on. You will keep guessing what is going to happen next until you reach your final pages. Gregg managed to create a roller coaster of sorts. At some point, he speeds the action up and then pulls things back just at right time.