Jan Zweyer

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Jan Zweyer (born 12 December 1953 in Frankfurt (Main))[1]) is a German writer. Jan Zweyer is only his pen name. His real name is Rüdiger Richartz.[1]

Career[edit]

He first graduated in architecture and then in social sciences [1] and worked as scientific clerk. After that he worked as a freelance journalist.[1][2] He has been working for an international industrial company for several years and only writes in his leisure.[1] Zweyer writes detective stories which deal in the Ruhr and are very popular in Northrhine-Westphalia because of its naturalistic descriptions.[3]

Novels[edit]

Short stories[edit]

  • 2002 Nur wir allein
  • 2002 Das Skelett von Königsborn
  • 2004 Mit Walther in Aldekerk
  • 2004 Margarethe
  • 2006 Goleo, Pille, Pils und Schalke
  • 2006 Die lieben Kleinen
  • 2008 Langes Wochenende
  • 2008 Zappels Plan
  • 2009 Knapp vorbei ist auch daneben
  • 2009 Ausverkauf

Private life[edit]

He lives in Herne [4] in the Ruhr [1] with his wife and his dog.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Cholfirst-Krimi: Mord nicht ausgeschlossen (Cholfirst criminal story: Murder not excluded (German)
  2. ^ a b Kettwiger Weinkeller FlyerKriminacht (Kettwiger Weinkeller criminal story night) (German)
  3. ^ deutschsprachige Krimiautoren Zweyer, Jan (German Speaking detective story authors) (German)
  4. ^ a b Jan Zweyer at www.herne.de (German)
  5. ^ Jan Zweyer, Persilschein

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