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Tombstoning by [Doug Johnstone]

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About the Author

Doug Johnstone is a writer and freelance journalist, based in Edinburgh. He has a PhD in experimental nuclear physics and spent four years designing radar and missile guidance systems for planes and helicopters. He is also a singer, song-writer and instrumentalist in a band, Northern Alliance, which has released two albums to critical acclaim and minimal sales. This is his first novel. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B0086I28TY
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Faber & Faber (5 July 2012)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 591 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 256 pages
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Doug Johnstone is the author of thirteen novels, most recently The Great Silence (2021). His previous book, The Big Chill (2020), was longlisted for the Theakston's Crime Novel of the Year. Several of his books have been bestsellers and three, A Dark Matter (2020), Breakers (2019) and The Jump (2015), were shortlisted for the McIlvanney Prize for Scottish Crime Novel of the Year. He’s taught creative writing and been writer in residence at various institutions over the last two decades including festivals, libraries, universities, schools, prisons and a funeral directors.

Doug is a Royal Literary Fund Consultant Fellow and works as a mentor and manuscript assessor for many organisations, including The Literary Consultancy, Scottish Book Trust and New Writing North. He's been an arts journalist for over twenty years and has also written many short stories and screenplays. He is a songwriter and musician with six albums and three EPs released, and plays drums for the Fun Lovin’ Crime Writers, a band of crime writers. He’s also co-founder of the Scotland Writers Football Club.

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