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General Information

Name:  Arlene P Jones  

Pen Name: A P Jones

Genre: C:ADULT C:YA Fiction History Other Romance

Born: 1954 in Chicago


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.

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