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Alan Jones When writing doesn't flow, I do something else such as make furniture, or do some research for the next book. Although sitting in a bar with a pint or…moreWhen writing doesn't flow, I do something else such as make furniture, or do some research for the next book. Although sitting in a bar with a pint or a glass of wine in front of you and a notebook on the table also has remarkably stimulating effect. (less)
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Bloq

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Blue Wicked

4.24 avg rating — 63 ratings — published 2014 — 4 editions
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The Cabinetmaker

4.17 avg rating — 36 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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Bloq by Alan      Jones
"This is an exciting well-plotted story full of great characters - some good and some very, very bad!! Bill Ingram's journalist daughter Carol fails to turn up for Christmas in Scotland and Bill - grieving for the wife he has recently lost - travel..." Read more of this review »
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OH my days, I had read a good few reviews on this book, and fellow blogger Noelle of CrimebookJunkie had raved about it on social media. So I was totally thrilled when I received an email off the author asking if I would like a review copy of this..." Read more of this review »
Bloq by Alan      Jones
"Amazing. I could have finished in one day but due to a busy festive period I didn't have chance to read. This was fantastically written, I could feel myself immersed in the storyline. Missing girls, Albanian underworld, drugs, prostitution, violen..." Read more of this review »
Bloq by Alan      Jones
"Fantastic book, I loved it. Great thriller and Bill Ingram is officially my new hero! Bill's daughter Carol has gone missing while living and working in London and Bill puts his life on hold to find her. We are thrown into the murky world of gangs..." Read more of this review »
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" Just finished Blood Tears by Michael J Malone. Really enjoyed it, Very gritty Scottish police procedural with just about the most screwed up detective ...more "
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" Very restrained of you, Neats. Are you feeling well? "
Alan Jones made a comment in the group Read Scotland 2016Stephen's List topic
" Peggy, I have no plans at the moment but so many people have been asking, so I'll never say never... "
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Alan Jones made a comment in the group Pulp FictionTony Black - The Ringer topic
" A wee bit off topic, but I'm heading this week to see Tony Black's stage adaptation of his gritty Scottish crime novel, The Ringer. There are still so ...more "
" Slightly off topic, but we are going to see The Ringer, a play adapted by Tony Black from his gritty Scottish Crime novel of the same name, at The Gae ...more "
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