Tony Parsons
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Tony Parsons

TONY PARSONS left school at 16 and was working on the night shift of Gordon's Gin Distillery in Islington, London, when he was offered his first job in journalism on New Musical Express. He spent the next few years travelling with and writing about such legendary musicians as The Rolling Stones, David Bowie, The Clash, The Sex Pistols, Blondie and Bruce Springsteen. After quitting the music press aged 25, he went on to become and award-winning journalist and a bestselling novelist.
His books have been translated into more than 40 languages, most recently Vietnamese. His autobiographical novel MAN AND BOY won the UK's Book of the Year Prize. His subsequent novels included ONE FOR MY BABY, MAN AND WIFE, THE FAMILY WAY (optioned by Julie Roberts), STORIES WE COULD TELL 9about his time on the music press), STARTING OVER and CATCHING THE SUN.
In 2014 Tony publishes his first crime novel - THE MURDER MAN, the first in a trilogy of books about Detective Max Wolfe - single parent and dog lover, boxer and insomniac, defender of the weak and every murderer's worst nightmare.
Tony lives in London with his wife, his daughter and their dog.
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    • The Murder Bag

    • By: Tony Parsons
    • Narrated by: Colin Mace
    • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Twenty years ago seven students became friends at their exclusive private school, Potter's Field. Now they have started dying in the most violent way imaginable....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
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    • By Diana on 08-21-14

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    • One for My Baby

    • By: Tony Parsons
    • Narrated by: Gerard Doyle
    • Length: 10 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    After Alfie Budd’s beloved wife dies, he returns to England to find his parents feuding and his grandmother’s health failing. Alfie’s ambitions to be a writer are fading as well....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
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    • By Erica Aitken on 09-19-11

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    • The Slaughter Man

    • By: Tony Parsons
    • Narrated by: Colin Mace
    • Length: 7 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    On New Year’s Day, a wealthy family is found slaughtered inside their exclusive gated community in North London, their youngest child stolen away.....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
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    • By Martha on 08-15-15

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    • The Hanging Club

    • By: Tony Parsons
    • Narrated by: Colin Mace
    • Length: 8 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    A band of vigilante executioners roam London's hot summer nights, abducting evil men and hanging them....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Parsons never disappoints.

    • By Margaret on 06-17-16

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    • Girl on Fire

    • By: Tony Parsons
    • Narrated by: Colin Mace
    • Length: 9 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78
    • Performance
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    When terrorists use a drone to bring down a plane on one of London’s busiest shopping centres, it ignites a chain of events that will draw in the innocent and the guilty alike....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Absolute best

    • By Frances on 03-16-18

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    • Die Last

    • DC Max Wolfe Series, Book 4
    • By: Tony Parsons
    • Narrated by: Colin Mace
    • Length: 8 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 109
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    As dawn breaks on a snowy February morning, a refrigerated lorry is found parked in the heart of London's Chinatown. Inside, 12 women, apparently illegal immigrants, are dead....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
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    • By AK Raven on 06-17-17

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    • Catching the Sun

    • By: Tony Parsons
    • Narrated by: Thomas Judd
    • Length: 8 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Just how badly do you want to find paradise? When Tom Finn is almost jailed for confronting two burglars in his own home....

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    • Stories We Could Tell

    • By: Tony Parsons
    • Narrated by: Matthew Macfadyen
    • Length: 3 hrs and 26 mins
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    Stories We Could Tell is a book about growing up and being young, about sex and love and rock and roll, about the dreams of youth colliding head-on with the grown-up world....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
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    • By Ross on 11-22-06

    Regular price: $7.22

    • Man and Boy

    • By: Tony Parsons
    • Narrated by: Colin Buchanan
    • Length: 2 hrs and 56 mins
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      4 out of 5 stars 6
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    Man and Boy is a fabulously engaging and exciting novel about a man who has to learn about life and love the hard way....

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    • Man and Wife

    • By: Tony Parsons
    • Narrated by: Colin Buchanan
    • Length: 3 hrs and 42 mins
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    Harry Silver returns to face life in the 'blended family'....

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