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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Bruce Cook  

Pen Name: Bruce Alexander

Genre: Fiction Mystery

Born: 1932


Illinois Connection

He graduated from Loyala University in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Bruce Cook was a former journalist and editor, he published his first genuine crime novel in 1988.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

Death of a Colonial (Sir John Fielding Mysteries)
ISBN: 0399145648

Putnam Adult. 1999

The latest case for Sir John Fielding, a blind eighteenth-century London judge, finds Fielding and his ward Jeremy investigating the strange reappearance of a long missing nobleman shortly after his brother's execution and his connection with an American's recent suicide. 10,000 first printing.