K. J. Howe

K. J. Howe biography

K.J. Howe is the executive director of ThrillerFest, the annual conference of the International Thriller Writers. Immersed in the world of kidnap and ransom for over six years, K.J.’s series showcases elite kidnapper Thea Paris in her efforts to bring hostages back home.

THE FREEDOM BROKER received starred reviews from Kirkus and BookList in addition to winning a Thriller Award for Best First Novel. SKYJACK received a starred review from Library Journal and a boxed and starred review from Publishers Weekly.

Travel and adventure are K.J.’s passions. Home is Toronto, Canada, but she is often missing in action.