William F. Crandell is the author of The Jack Griffin Detective Series, published by DPP’s sister company, Hawkshaw Press. The Griffin series is an action-packed, hard-boiled bullet train of adventure and intrigue set in the backdrop of Washington, DC, and featuring an array of fictionalized real-life historical characters. Book 1 in the series, Let’s Say Jack Kennedy Killed the Girl, is arriving in December 2021. Additional titles in the series will arrive in 2022.

Bill served in the Viet Nam War. He returned home from the war with a taste for adventure, a skeptic’s eye, and a hundred thousand stories. Completing a doctorate in history at Ohio State University, he was awarded a Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Award in 2004 for the aforementioned novel, Let’s Say Jack Kennedy Killed the Girl. Bill has published numerous short stories, book reviews, and political analyses. He was awarded the PRIZM’s Mark Twain Award for Hu-mor/Social Commentary 2012. His short story, The Last Lootenant Wins His Fuckin’ Medal was awarded 1st Place (Short Stories, Single Story) by the NFPW in 2020. Bill resides in Milton with his wife, Judith. Other collections featuring Bill’s work include SOLSTICE, EQUINOX, and AURORA, available at Amazon and other booksellers.


Find Bill at ohthefoxwentout.com