John Poindexter is a retired English teacher inspired to write crime novels
from his experience as a Special Agent for the Air Force Office of Special Investigations.
His job description was Counterespionage Case Officer, and he has conducted
numerous criminal, narcotic, fraud, and counterespionage investigations. He
also took part in many personal protection details protecting high-level government
Mr. Poindexter received a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana State University
and his investigative training at the AFOSI Academy located in Washington, D.C.,
the FBI, CIA and various other governmental agencies.
He is a winner in the Filbert Publishing June 2010 Short Story Contest and
also a 2010 Peevbody Award winner. His writing career also has dealt with writing
articles on investigative techniques for the Pacific Stars and Stripes while
working in Japan, and reports of investigation used to prosecute individuals.
The novel, Hawks' Dilemma, takes the reader inside an exclusive
agency that operates worldwide under the control of the President of the United
The second novel, in this series, Marked to Kill, deals
with a group of terrorist trying to get revenge for the destruction of their