Jon Loomis

Jon Loomis

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in Athens, Ohio, The United States
January 01, 1959



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Jon Loomis is an American poet and writer. He is a professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Vanitas Motel, his first book of poetry, won the 1997 annual FIELD prize in poetry. He is also the author of the Frank Coffin mysteries set in Provincetown, MA.

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Average rating: 3.42 · 392 ratings · 82 reviews · 5 distinct works · Similar authors
High Season (Frank Coffin M...
3.28 of 5 stars 3.28 avg rating — 194 ratings — published 2007 — 6 editions
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Mating Season (Frank Coffin...
3.42 of 5 stars 3.42 avg rating — 103 ratings — published 2009 — 4 editions
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Fire Season (Frank Coffin M...
3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 88 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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Vanitas Motel: Jon Loomis
4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1998
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The Pleasure Principle
4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2001
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