Mark T Sullivan


Mark T. Sullivan is the author of seven novels, including Triple Cross on shelves now from St. Martin’s Press, and the international bestsellers The Serpent’s Kiss and The Purification Ceremony.

Mark’s novel Labyrinth was also an international best-seller. A thriller set in the world of endurance cavers, it will soon be a major motion picture from Paramount.

The Fall Line, his debut novel, focused on the world of extreme skiers and was named a New York Times Notable Book of the Year.

St. Martin’s will publish Mark’s next tale, THE EIGHTEENTH RULE in 2010.

He is also working on a non-fiction book, NORTH OF MILAN, which reveals the last great untold story of World War II.

Mark has also written extensively for national magazines and newspapers, including The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, Field & Stream, Sports Afield, Snow Country and Yankee. He worked for 12 years as an investigative reporter for Reuters, States News Service and the San Diego Union-Tribune.

Mark was a Peace Corps Volunteer in West Africa after college. He holds a B.A. in English from Hamilton College and a M.A. in Journalism from Northwestern University. He is fluent in French and Hausa. He holds a 4th degree black belt in Aikido. He is an expert skier, outdoorsman and fly fishermen.

Mark lives with his wife and two sons in Montana.

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Where to buy in print


The Purification Ceremony
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,350. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 . Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Diana Jackman, a mother, environmental engineer and expert animal tracker, is on the trail of a vicious serial killer in the snowy wilds of British Columbia. A Los Angeles Times best book of the year. Nominated for the Edgar Allen Poe award. "Superbly written. Uniquely scary." -- London Literary Review