Glendall C. Jackson

Award-winning Mystery Author


About Glendall C. Jackson

Glendall C. Jackson III is an award-winning writer who has long specialized in deeply-reported non-fiction. Naked Came the Detective, a mystery that explores the hidden world of high-end sex work, is his first novel. He has previously published two non-fiction books, one of which was a national best seller, under a different name.

Naked Came the Detective has won numerous awards including the 2023 Best Indie Book Award (best novella), 2023 Paris Book Festival (wild card category), 2023 Firebird Book Award (best novella) the 2023 BookFest Award (best noir mystery) and 2024 Book Excellence Award (best private investigator mystery). It was named a Distinguished Favorite (novella) in the 2024 Independent Press Awards, runner-up in the sleuth-mystery category of the 2023 Pencraft Book Awards and received a Bronze Award (mystery) in 2024 Reader Views Literary Awards. The book was a finalist in the novella category of the 2023 Best Book Awards and 2023 American Writing Awards. Shelf Unbound magazine named it a top 100 Indie book of 2023.

Books by Glendall C. Jackson