Roger Hobbs


Age: 28

author and novelist best known for his 2013 crime thriller Ghostman and it's sequel Vanishing Games (2015) who wrote his debut novel during his senior year at Reed College and signed a book deal with publisher Alfred A. Knopf at the age of 23, whose Ghostman series became an international bestseller and was nominated for several major awards in crime fiction, including the prestigious Edgar Award for Best First Novel by an American Author in 2014.

Cause of Death: Drug overdose

Born: June 10, 1988

Died: November 14, 2016

Portland, Oregon