Gary C. King is a freelance author and lecturer who has published more than 400 articles in true crime magazines in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. He is also the author of several true crime books including: Blood Lust: Portrait of a Serial Sex Killer, Driven to Kill, Web of Deceit, Blind Rage, Savage Vengeance (with Don Lasseter), An Early Grave, The Texas 7, Murder in Hollywood, Angels of Death, Stolen in the Night, and Love, Lies, and Murder. An Almost Perfect Murder will be published in September 2008. He is currently working on a book about Robert "Willie" Pickton, the Canadian pig farmer turned serial murderer, for publication in 2009, titled BUTCHER.
Driven to Kill, the story of serial child killer Westley Allan Dodd's killing spree, was nominated for an Anthony Award in the Best True Crime Book category at Bouchercon 25.
Blood Lust: Portrait of a Serial Sex Killer, details the bizarre case of Dayton Leroy Rogers, Oregon's worst serial killer. A German language edition of Blood Lust was published in 1995. Both Blood Lust and Driven to Kill were chosen as featured selections of Doubleday's True Crime Book Club.
King also writes the Bizarre Crime of the Week blog for Investigation Discovery, which can be viewed online at: http://discovery.blogs.com/bizarre .
King's television appearances have included Entertainment Tonight, Larry King Live, Inside Edition, Court TV, MSNBC's Headliners and Legends, E!, British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), Extra TV, and several other programs. He also frequently provides radio interviews and has given talks at libraries as well as organizations devoted to readers and writers interested in the genre of true crime.
King is an active member of the Authors Guild, Mystery Writers of America, The Crime Writers' Association, American Crime Writers League, National Press Club, Society of Professional Journalists, and the International Association of Crime Writers.
Several of King's books are being picked up by United Kingdom publisher John Blake Publishing, Ltd.
Gary C. King is represented by agent Peter Miller, President, PMA Literary and Film Management, 45 West 21st Street, Suite 4SW, New York, NY 10010. Phone: 212-929-1222; Fax: 212-206-0238.
Ian Fleming, Norman Mailer, Jack Olsen, Clark Howard, Edgar Allan Poe, to name a few.
RAGE, the story of millionaire Reno businessman Darren Mack and how he murdered his wife, Charla, and tried to kill their divorce judge.
Two untitled works for publication in the U.S.
Pinnacle Books, an imprint of Kensington Publishing Corporation
St. Martin's Press
Onyx (NAL/Dutton--Penguin USA)
Writing, reading, movies, travel.
ACLU, Amnesty International, UNICEF, Red Cross
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