John Connolly


John Connolly is the author of the Charlie Parker mysteries, the Samuel Johnson novels for middle-grade readers, and—with his partner, Jennifer Ridyard—the co-author of the Chronicles of the Invaders, as well as The Book of Lost Things and other works.

Autobiography for Quais du Polar

John Connolly is the author of more than 20 novels, including the Charlie Parker series, two trilogies of books for younger readers, and The Book of Lost Things.  He lives in Dublin, Ireland.

Crime favorites

Noir novel : The Chill by Ross Macdonald.

movie : The Long Goodbye (Altman version)

Noir writer : Ross Macdonald (although not sure he’s actually noir)