Writer & Director
John Shepphird is a Shamus Award winning author and writer/director of TV movies and indie films. Characters practicing the art of deception are commonly found in his fiction.
THE SHILL (a caper and twisted love story inspired by noir master James M. Cain) is a tense, terse, and titillating crime novella available where all e-books are sold.
Coming soon, the sequel KILL THE SHILL. As well, look for another short story in his series featuring deception specialist/private eye Jack O’Shea titled OF DOGS AND DECEIT, scheduled to appear in the November 2014 edition of Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine.