John Wingate is an American author based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
A graduate of Illinois State University, Wingate spent 16 years as an award-winning broadcast journalist in Illinois and Minnesota before becoming a public relations/development communications specialist in 1991. He operates Wingate Communications Group, Inc. which helps organizations enhance visibility and fundraising outcomes. He also is a speechwriter. Wingate has been awarded three national Telly Awards for outstanding video production.
His first book is Lost Boys of Hannibal: Inside America's Largest Cave Search, published by Wisdom Editions, an account of the 1967 cave search for three lost boys in Mark Twain's hometown. The boys, two of whom were friends of Wingate, were never found. Wingate's next book, Souls Speak, was published by Calumet Editions during the summer of 2019. Souls Speak is a true story of paranormal revelation and serial murder that changes a missing children case from missing to murder. The book identifies the missing boys from Hannibal as the earliest victims of notorious serial killer John Wayne Gacy.
- Lost Boys of Hannibal. Wisdom Editions, 2017. ISBN 9781939548801 Search this book on .
- Souls Speak: Missing Children Reveal Their Serial Killer from Beyond. Wisdom Editions, 2019. ISBN 9781950743056 Search this book on .
- Wingate Communications
- Official website
- 2017 article on Lost Boys of Hannibal
- Interview with Calumet Editions
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