Alan Hunter





Alan Hunter

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born
in Hoveton, Norfolk, The United Kingdom
June 25, 1922

died
February 26, 2005

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Alan Hunter was an English author of crime fiction. All of his 46 novels feature Inspector George Gently and are mainly set in East Anglia.

Initially a farmer, he became an antiquarian bookseller before writing his first novel.


Average rating: 3.46 · 2,614 ratings · 429 reviews · 81 distinct works · Similar authors
Gently Does It
3.49 of 5 stars 3.49 avg rating — 309 ratings — published 1955 — 8 editions
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Gently By the Shore
3.36 of 5 stars 3.36 avg rating — 190 ratings — published 1956 — 7 editions
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Gently Down the Stream
3.43 of 5 stars 3.43 avg rating — 126 ratings — published 1957 — 6 editions
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Landed Gently
3.41 of 5 stars 3.41 avg rating — 111 ratings — published 1957 — 8 editions
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Gently Through The Mill
3.56 of 5 stars 3.56 avg rating — 75 ratings — published 1958 — 5 editions
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George Gently Omnibus (Book...
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 72 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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Gently in the Sun
3.4 of 5 stars 3.40 avg rating — 63 ratings — published 1959 — 5 editions
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Gently With The Painters
3.44 of 5 stars 3.44 avg rating — 59 ratings — published 1960 — 5 editions
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Gently Go Man
3.24 of 5 stars 3.24 avg rating — 50 ratings — published 1961 — 7 editions
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Gently With the Innocents
3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 1970 — 5 editions
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More books by Alan Hunter…
“Did nobody spank their children these days?”
Alan Hunter, George Gently Omnibus

“He glanced curiously at the men who fed the lusting blades. They could not but be changed, he thought, they must partake of that feeling to some extent: become potential destroyers, or self-destroyers.”
Alan Hunter, George Gently Omnibus