John Sandford is the bestselling author of the 22 “Prey” novels featuring Lucas Davenport. He’s also written five novels in the related Virgil Flowers series, four techno-caper novels in the Kidd series, and two stand-alone novels. John Sandford is the pseudonym of John Roswell Camp, an American author and journalist. Camp won the Pulitzer Prize in journalism in 1986, and was one of four finalists for the prize in 1980. He also was the winner of the Distinguished Writing Award of the American Society of Newspaper Editors for 1985.