Gaylord Dold


Gaylord Dold was born in Kansas and raised in southern California. He graduated from the University of Kansas, the University of California, and the London School of Economics. 

Dold is the co-founder and managing editor of Watermark Press, which published regional authors like Thomas Fox Averill's Seeing Mona Naked, as well as writers from all over the world. Watermark book Leaving Las Vegas, by John O'Brien later became a film directed by Mike Leigh, starring Nicolas Cage and Elizabeth Schue.

Dold has taken time off to travel and write books in the Caribbean, the South Pacific and the Western Rockies. 

He currently lives in Wichita, Kansas.

Bibliography ( - housed in Thomas Fox Averill Kansas Studies Collection)

Crime Novels:

Travel Guides:

The Mitch Roberts Series:

The Jack Kilgore Series 
(Available through Premier Digital Publishing) 




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