Jessica Stirling





Jessica Stirling


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Glascow, The United Kingdom
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A pseudonym used by Hugh C. Rae, incially in collaboration with Peggie Coghlan and later alone.

Hugh Crauford Rae was born on November 22, 1935 in Glasgow, Scotland, UK, son of Isobel and Robert Rae. He published his first stories aged 11 in the Robin comic, winning a cricket bat the same year in a children’s writing competition. After graduating from secondary school, he worked as an assistant in the antiquarian department of John Smith's bookshop. At work, he met her future wife, Elizabeth. Published since 1963, he started to wrote suspense novels as Hugh C. Rae, but he also used the pseudonyms of Robert Crawford, R.B. Houston, Stuart Stern (with S. Ungar) and James Albany. On 1973, his novel "The Shooting Gallery" was nominee by the Edgar
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Average rating: 3.76 · 1,828 ratings · 95 reviews · 48 distinct works
The Penny Wedding

3.67 avg rating — 336 ratings — published 1994 — 9 editions
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Blessings in Disguise

3.84 avg rating — 91 ratings — published 2007 — 5 editions
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The Workhouse Girl

4.13 avg rating — 98 ratings — published 1996 — 9 editions
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The Island Wife

3.55 avg rating — 110 ratings — published 1997 — 11 editions
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The Welcome Light

4.41 avg rating — 63 ratings — published 1991 — 9 editions
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The Good Provider

3.92 avg rating — 78 ratings — published 1988 — 7 editions
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The Asking Price

4.03 avg rating — 74 ratings — published 1989 — 7 editions
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The Wind from the Hills

3.76 avg rating — 76 ratings — published 1998 — 12 editions
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One True Love

3.44 avg rating — 63 ratings — published 2005 — 4 editions
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The Wise Child

4.22 avg rating — 60 ratings — published 1990 — 10 editions
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