Ben H. Winters

Ben H. Winters

Ben H. Winters

2019 Author

Ben H. Winters is the author of ten novels, the most recent of which is Golden State, an Indie Next pick for January 2019 and a Book of the Month Club selection. Previous highly acclaimed books by Winters include The New York Times bestselling Underground Airlines and the award-winning Last Policeman trilogy. The Last Policeman was the recipient of the 2012 Edgar Award and was named one of the Best Books of 2012 by Amazon.com and Slate, its sequel Countdown City was an NPR Best Book of 2013 and the winner of the Philip K. Dick Award for Distinguished Science Fiction, and World of Trouble that concluded the series in 2014 was nominated for both an Anthony Award and an Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America. Several of his other well-known books include The New York Times bestselling parody novel Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters and a children’s books Literally Disturbed – a book of scary poems for kids – and The Secret Life of Ms. Finkleman, which was a Bank Street Best Children’s Book of 2011 as well as an Edgar Nominee in the juvenile category.