Tess Gerritsen

1953 - Today

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Tess Gerritsen (born Terry Tom; June 12, 1953) is the pseudonym of Terry Gerritsen, an American novelist and retired general physician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tess Gerritsen has received more than 745,721 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Tess Gerritsen is the 1,044th most popular writer (up from 1,272nd in 2019), the 1,176th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,444th in 2019) and the 118th most popular American Writer.

Tess Gerritsen is most famous for her series of novels about the fictional medical examiner Dr. Maura Isles.

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  • 750k

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  • 69.82

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  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.45

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  • 1.26

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Tess Gerritsen ranks 1,044 out of 5,794Before her are Andrei Bely, Cormac McCarthy, Savitribai Phule, Hrotsvitha, Will Durant, and Fatema Mernissi. After her are Arnold Zweig, Thietmar of Merseburg, Clément Marot, Edith Wharton, Italo Svevo, and Tibor Sekelj.

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Among people born in 1953, Tess Gerritsen ranks 40Before her are James Horner, Jean-Marie Pfaff, Armen Sarkissian, Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Kitarō, and Thomas Bach. After her are Guy Verhofstadt, Lenín Moreno, Ron Jeremy, Manuel Pellegrini, Felix Magath, and David Morse.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tess Gerritsen ranks 1,176 out of 15,968Before her are Frederick Herzberg (1923), Harrison Schmitt (1935), Raymond A. Spruance (1886), Will Durant (1885), Alonzo Church (1903), and Joe Satriani (1956). After her are Elisha Otis (1811), Carl Woese (1928), Shia LaBeouf (1986), Phil Spector (1939), Donna Reed (1921), and George Jung (1942).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Tess Gerritsen ranks 118Before her are William Gibson (1948), Neale Donald Walsch (1943), Daniel Goleman (1946), Sherwood Anderson (1876), Cormac McCarthy (1933), and Will Durant (1885). After her are Edith Wharton (1862), John Dickson Carr (1906), Fredric Brown (1906), Alfred Thayer Mahan (1840), Dalton Trumbo (1905), and Ken Kesey (1935).

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