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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Charlie Newton  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Born: in Chicago, Illinois

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He was born in Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Charlie Newton is a writer. He has worked as a restaurant and resort developer, a thoroughbred horse racer, and a broker of film and television in the Middle East. He currently resides in Cape Town, South Africa.His first book, ''Calumet City'' has been nominated for the following awards:*Best thriller 2009 Nomination from the Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award, Crime Writers' Association*Thriller award nomination from the International Thriller Writers Association*Nominated for an Edgar for Best First Novel by an American Author*Macivity Award Nomination for Best First Mystery Novel from the Mystery Readers International *One of the Best crime Novels of 2008 from The American Library Association

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