Status: Hi. My third book "Pilate's Ghost" is available now on all online book sites. (1 year ago)


Name J. Alexander Greenwood
Location Kansas City
Member Since Jul 14, 2010
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The grandson of the late, award-winning historical fiction novelist Robert E. Trevathan (Ballanger, Red River Angel), J. Alexander Greenwood's writing experience includes feature articles, news and crime stories syndicated throughout the nation in numerous publications including the Chicago Tribune, Washington Times, Tulsa World and Daily Oklahoman.

Greenwood is author of the mystery thriller novel "Pilate’s Cross," available on Kindle and Nook. The follow-up novel, "Pilate's Key" was published in February 2012. A third novel in the series, "Pilate's Ghost" is set for October 2012 publication. All three novels are or will be available in paperback for order from your local bookstore, Lulu, Amazon and Barnes & Noble.

He won first prize in the 2011 Wattpad Shelf Unbound Short Fiction award and the short fiction contest for his thriller story 'Obsidian.' His novel "Pilate's Key" is a semi-finalist for Best Mystery/Thriller in the Kindle Book Review Awards.

Greenwood is a media relations consultant and freelance writer. He is publisher of Caroline Street Press, LLC, an ebook and print-on-demand publishing imprint devoted to independent writers. Greenwood is a noted speaker on the topics of public relations and epublishing.

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


Pilate's Cross (excerpt from the novel)

Pilate's Cross (excerpt from the novel)

5 pages, updated May 03, 2012PG-13Video
Inspired by a true story, "Pilate's Cross" follows John Pilate, his sardonic imaginary pal Simon and lovely new friend Kate as they inves... read more
289 reads votes 5 comments 2
Pilate's Key (excerpt from the novel)

Pilate's Key (excerpt from the novel)

3 parts / 28 pages, updated May 01, 2012PG-13VideoCompleted
Life's A Beach for John Pilate. On the mend from a near-death experience in the snowy Midwest, Pilate is taking it easy on the sun-soaked beaches of ... read more
84,210 reads votes 58 comments 10
Native Son

Native Son

4 pages, updated Apr 05, 2012PG-13Completed
Nothing is fair or simple when it comes to love, war and desire.
336 reads votes 1 comments 1


6 pages, updated Jul 14, 2010PGCompleted
A man awakens in a secluded cabin to find he's being watched through his window by a shape...a shape with obsidian eyes. What's watching him, and why? This two-time award-winning... read more
69,183 reads votes 256 comments 246

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@paynewanderlife I am so flattered! Thank you! I hope you will check out my novels: Pilate's Cross and Pilate's Key, as well. Take care!

@mikochild2 Many thanks for reading and taking time to comment. I hope you'll check out my novel (free for a limited time on Wattpad) "Pilate's...

@SomeGirl Thanks for reading and for taking time to comment. Read "Pilate's Key" and (coming in October) "Pilate's Ghost" for plenty more of the...
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