Alex Crimewriters

The Alex Dictionary of Crimewriters contains information about crime and mystery authors from around the world

The dictionary contains all kinds of crime stories, including whodunnits, police procedurals, spy stories, hardboiled detective stories, psychological thrillers....

A literary figures index makes it possible to search for hundreds of literary figures in the world of crime literature.

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Johnstone, Doug
1970 -

The Scottish novelist, musician and journalist Douglas ‘Doug’ Johnstone was born in Irvine in Scotland, but grew up in the Scottish town of Arbroath. He moved to Edinburgh in connection with his studies, gaining a Ph.D. in Nuclear Physics at the University of Edinburgh. He worked a few years in tha...

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