John Sandford is the pseudonym for the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist John Camp. He is the author of twenty-six Prey novels (most recently Extreme Prey); four Kidd novels; eight Virgil Flowers novels; two YA novels coauthored with his wife, Michele Cook; and three other books, including Saturn Run. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
"[Sandford]'s a thorough professional who knows exactly what he's doing. Whether you're new to Sandford or not, whether you've ever read a Virgil Flowers novel or not, once you start Shock Wave, you'll read it straight through, quickly, compulsively, happy the whole time to be in such good hands."--The Washington Post
"Wry humor, a fully realized lead, and tense atmospherics...Sandford effortlessly conjures up the rhythms and personalities of a small town in one of his best outings to date."--Publishers Weekly "If Shock Wave is any indication, Flowers has a better than even chance of equaling if not surpassing Davenport in the hearts and minds of Sandford's legion of readers."--Bookreporter