M. Edward Jones

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Mark Edward Jones is a lifelong resident of Oklahoma and a retired administrator in higher education finance. His first serious effort at writing began in the early 1990s with the framework of a novel that brought together ancestral stories with actual historical events. With family and a job, it was more than twenty years before two books were self-published on Amazon and other platforms in 2017. These two books were re-edited and combined into a novel released in early 2019 called Servants, Slaves, and Sinners.

Mark began writing again in 2018 and found an author group that provides encouragement and helpful critiques as a new novel takes shape. The Oklahoma Writers' Federation, Inc. offers a writing contest in many categories each year f
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H.I.P. in Prague

A new detective on his first case in the suburbs of Washington, D.C., finds himself embroiled in a gruesome murder, local ethnic conflicts, federal government interference, and a conspiracy reaching to eastern Europe. It's a long way from the family farm in Rocky Gap, Virginia.

Coming Fall 2019.
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