José H. Bográn is an award-winning international author of novels, short stories, and scripts for television and film. He writes in both English and his native Spanish.

José was born in Honduras, the son of a journalist who ironically prefers to write fiction rather than facts. His genre of choice is crime fiction, but he likes to pour a dash of others into the mix..

He’s a member of the Crime Writers of Color, Mystery Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, Short Mystery Fiction Society, and the International Thriller Writers where he also serves as the Assistant Editor for their official e-zine The Big Thrill.

He writes the occasional book review for The Washington Independent Review of Books.


He lives in Honduras with his wife, sons, and two rescue dogs named Thor and Apollo.

He's represented by Paula Munier at Talcott Notch

José is always happy to hear from readers and other thriller enthusiasts. You can reach him at: