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Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Arlene P Jones  

Pen Name: A P Jones

Genre: Fiction History Other Romance

Audience: Adult; Young Adult;

Born: 1954 in Chicago


-- Website -- http://www.billiondollarwinner.blogspot.com
-- Arlene P Jones on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=arlene+p+jones


Illinois Connection

I was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. I am a product of both the Chicago Public Schools and Chicago Housing Authority. I attended UIC and I continue to live on the grest WestSide of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

I majored in Spanish and minored in education. I have a diploma in Computer Programming. I have spent over thirty years in the insurance industry. I write for the Austin Weekly News newspaper and am proud to have received an Illinois Press Association Award for one of my columns.


Selected Titles At Your Library

Billion dollar winner :
ISBN: 1599971461. OCLC Number: 503448796

Penknife Press,. .

Additional Title Information

  • Billion Dollar Winner

    , Penknife Press, 2009


    Speaking Engagements

    Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes)

    Contact the author directly. I am available to go to any location in northern Illinois. My fees are reasonable based on what each group is seeking. I am available all seven days depending on previously scheduled events. I prefer groups that want a speaker who is entertaining and want to hear about positivity in writing.