J. Alexander Greenwood
  • J. Alexander Greenwood

  • Born: in Oklahoma City, OK, The United States.

  • Description: J. Alexander Greenwood is author of the acclaimed John Pilate Mystery Series, including Pilate's Cross, Pilate's Key, Pilate's Ghost, Pilate's Blood, Pilate's 7 and Pilate's Rose (Caroline Street Press).

    His most recent John Pilate Mystery, Pilate's Rose, was published in January 2018 exclusively on Amazon.com.

    Preceding that was Pilate's 7, released in summer 2015. It is a collection of short stories told from the perspective of characters other than main character John Pilate. A paperback version was released in February 2017. It was named #35 on the 2016 Shelf Unbound Top 100 Notable Book list.

    Pilate's Cross was named a "Page Turner" by Shelf Unbound magazine in 2014. Pilate's Key was a 2012 Kindle Book Review Award semi-finalist for Best Mystery/Thriller. It was named a "Page Turner" by Shelf Unbound magazine in 2012. Pilate's Blood was named #45 on the 2015 Shelf Unbound Top 100 Notable Book list.

    Pilate's Ghost was named a semi-finalist for Best Mystery/Thriller by Kindle Book Review in 2013. Most of the John Pilate series is in circulation in the Kansas City and St. Joseph, MO Public Library Systems.

    Greenwood also authored the 2011 Shelf Unbound/Wattpad Short Story award-winner Obsidian and the best-selling non-fiction ebook, Kickstarter Success Secrets. Both Pilate's Cross and Kickstarter Success Secrets are also Audible.com audiobooks.

    In 2018, he cowrote and released Big Cabin and Dispatches from the West, the last known manuscript from his late grandfather, Robert E. Trevathan.

    He resides in Kansas City, Missouri with his wife and daughter.