Johnston, Jeffry W.

Author of young adult mysteries and thrillers. FRAGMENTS was a 2008 Edgar nominee by the Mystery Writers of America for Best Young Adult Mystery and a Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers selection by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA). THE TRUTH was also a YALSA Quick Pick, for 2017, and a 2017 In the Margins Top 10 Award winner. Jeffry has also publishing numerous short stories and articles covering various genres and subjects, and has worked as a film and theatre reviewer. His website is at

3 Fun Facts

1. When I was in 5th grade, I lived in England for a year.
2. I’m a big baseball fan and my favorite team is the Philadelphia Phillies
3. I was born in a military hospital in Corpus Christi, TX.