Iakovou, Takis

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IAKOVOU, Takis

PERSONAL:

Born in Greece; married; wife's name Judy (a restaurant owner and writer); children: two daughters. Hobbies and other interests: Greek folk dancing.

ADDRESSES:

Home—GA. Agent—c/o Author Mail, St. Martin's Press, 175 Fifth Ave., New York, NY 10010. E-mail—[email protected]

CAREER:

Restaurant owner in Georgia, currently co-proprietor of Silver Screen Grill, Crawford, GA, and Checkered Cloth Café, Arnoldsville, GA. Writer.

WRITINGS:

(With wife, Judy Iakovou) So Dear to Wicked Men, St. Martin's Press (New York, NY), 1996.

(With Judy Iakovou) Go Close against the Enemy, St. Martin's Press (New York, NY), 1998.

(With Judy Iakovou) There Lies a Hidden Scorpion, St. Martin's Press (New York, NY), 1999.

SIDELIGHTS:

For information on this author, refer to Judy Iakovou's entry.

BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:

PERIODICALS

Booklist, May 15, 1998, GraceAnne A. DeCandido, review of Close against the Enemy, p. 1599; November 1, 1999, GraceAnne A. De Candido, review of There Lies a Hidden Scorpion, p. 512.

Kirkus Reviews, September 15, 1996, review of So Dear to Wicked Men, p. 1357; May 1, 1998, review of Go Close against the Enemy, p. 618.

Publishers Weekly, September 23, 1996, review of So Dear to Wicked Men, p. 59; November 15, 1999, review of There Lies a Hidden Scorpion, p. 58.*