Cradle of Crime by John Buxton Hilton

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After his war service in the army he became an Inspector of schools, before retiring in to take up full-time writing. He wrote the Superintendent Simon Kenworthy series and the Inspector Thomas Brunt series, as well as the Inspector Mosley series under the pseudonym John Greenwood/5.

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A straight forward homage to a father. ‘Cradle of Crime: A Daughter’s Tribute’ is a serious literary work of depth, complexity and pragmatic display of family’s history imperfections. Weaving together events witnessed personally and those gleaned from friends, associates, historians, FOIPA, INS and archives of the Department of Justice, author Luellen Smiley’s memoir is a brief.

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Luellen Smiley, a woman torn between adoration and paralyzing fear of her father, faces an identity crisis ten years after his suicide. She begins a journey into her family’s criminal history in an attempt.

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