A E Coates


Alan Coates was born in Lancashire, in the early eighties. He has since lived in Yorkshire, graduated from Plymouth University and settled in Leamington Spa.

With a love of good stories, he has written short fiction and films before finishing his first novel, Cranston Baxter and the Red Button Set.

His favourite writers include P.G. Wodehouse, Douglas Adams, Agatha Christie and F. Scott Fitzgerald.

Alan is thirty, has two guinea pigs and one adopted cat called Lemmy with his wife Abi.

Where to find A E Coates online


Helter Skelter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,350. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Your life can change in just one day. For the staff at Helter Skelter; in just one shift. Sam is new, fresh and has never put a foot wrong. Dave is calm, collected, and struggling to do anything right. All Em wants is eight hours of unbroken sleep. Only one thing is constant: anything can happen at Helter Skelter.
Death in the Jazz Age
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,000. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In 1920's London a set of politically motivated French criminals are discovered interfering at The Conference of London. After a jazz club is destroyed in a fire Jack James, the resident jazz pianist, works together with Cranston Baxter, the world’s first Professional Gentleman, to find out what the Red Button Set are planning.

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1920    college    coming of age    deco    drinking    espionage    historical    jazz    london    music    paris    spy    thriller    university