Biography

Pete Dexter

Pete Dexter is the author of the National Book Award winner Paris Troutand of God's Pocket, Deadwood, Brotherly Love, and The Paperboy. He was born in Michigan and raised in Georgia, Illinois, and eastern South Dakota. He lives on Puget Sound, Washington.

Pete Dexter

Books by Pete Dexter

by Pete Dexter - Fiction

Young Leon Hubbard was arrogant and near psychotic. So when he was killed on a South Philadelphia construction site, everyone who knew him wanted to bury the bad news with the body. All, that is, except two --- Leon's mother and the local columnist for the common man.