1948 -

Writing as: Andrew Grant

From a bio on GoodReads: "Andrew Grant is the thriller writing pseudonym of a writer born in Kurow, New Zealand.

Grant Shanks (Andrew Grant) grew up on farms and in the bushlands of Otago and Southland and has lived and worked around the world, including the USA, in a variety of occupations ranging from merchant seaman to professional body guard to advertising copywriter.

Trained in the martial arts, Grant is a small arms expert and a gourmet cook. A keen traveller and dedicated fly fisherman and hunter, he is an aficionado of the writings of the late John D. MacDonald, James Ellroy and the other great writers of the American crime genre."

Series Books
Daniel Swann Death In The Kingdom (2007)
  Singapore Sling Shot (2009)