Joe Ide

United States

Joe Ide is the award-winning author of IQ, his debut novel inspired by his love for Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes stories. Growing up in South Central Los Angeles, he held a variety of jobs—including Hollywood screenwriter—before writing his first novel, which went on to win the Anthony, Macavity, and Shamus awards for Best Debut Novel. His upcoming novel, Wrecked, is the third instalment of the IQ series., @JoeIdeTweets

Joe Ide is presented in partnership with the US Consulate in Vancouver.