R J Ellory Wiki,Biography, Net Worth

R J Ellory is a 56-years-old French Writer from the United Kingdom. his estimated net worth is $1 Million to $5 Million Approx. Jump into read his life Facts, Wikipedia and biographies Details

R J Ellory Biography – Wiki

According to the wiki and biography of R J Ellory was born on 20 June 1965 in United Kingdom. let’s check out the R. J.’s personal and public life facts, Wikipedia, bio, spouse, net worth, and career details.

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Papillon de Nuit, the French translation of Candlemoth won both the Balai d’Or Award 2017 and the Grand Prix des Lecteurs 2017.


Les Assassins (The Anniversary Man) won the Plume d’Or 2016 for Thriller Internationale.


In 2012, Ellory admitted having used a pseudonymous account name to write a positive review for each his own novels, and additionally a negative review for two other authors. He made a public statement of apology, and the aforementioned reviews were withdrawn from Amazon. The Crime Writers’ Association, for which Ellory formerly served as a board member, expressed concern about this “unfair” practice, and confirmed it had launched a review.

Between March and April 2012, Ellory released a trilogy of novellas making up the ebook-exclusive Three Days in Chicagoland, focusing on the brutal murder of a young girl in Chicago in 1956, as told from three different viewpoints: The Sister, The Cop and The Killer.


In 2010, A Quiet Vendetta won the Prix Des Libraires Du Quebec Laureat. Additionally, it won the Villenueve les Avignon Literary Festival Readers’ Prize in 2010 and the St. Maur Prix Polar in 2011.


A Simple Act of Violence was shortlisted for the Barry Award for Best British Crime Fiction 2009 and won the Theakston’s Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award for 2010.


A Quiet Belief in Angels, his fifth title, was shortlisted for the Barry Award for Best British Crime Fiction 2008. The novel was also shortlisted for the Association 813 Trophy, the 7th Prix Du Polar Europeen Du Point, and the Mystery Booksellers of America Dilys Award. It went on to win the Inaugural Roman Noir Nouvel Observateur Prize in 2009, the Best Thriller 2009 by New York’s Strand Magazine, along with the Prix des Libraires Du Quebec Laureat 2009, the Livre De Poche Award, the Southern Independent Booksellers’ Award 2010, the Quebec Booksellers’ Prize, and the USA National Indie Excellence Award 2010 for Best Mystery.


His first novel to be accepted for publication, Candlemoth, was published in 2003 and was shortlisted for the CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award that same year. Ghostheart was published in 2004 and A Quiet Vendetta in 2005. His fourth novel City of Lies (2006) was shortlisted for the CWA Steel Dagger for Best Thriller. A Quiet Belief in Angels was selected as one of the titles in the Richard & Judy Bookclub 2008. A Quiet Belief in Angels has sold in excess of 1,000,000 copies since its release, and has also been purchased for translation into a total of twenty-three languages. It was ranked third in the Sunday Times bestselling book list in the week of its review on TV. It was shortlisted for the Barry Award for best British crime fiction 2008, the 7th Prix Du Polar Européen 2008 of the weekly French magazine Le Point, ‘Le Nouvel Observateur′s Crime Writing Prize 2008, and the Quebec Booksellers’ Prize 2008. It won the Strand Magazine Thriller of the Year. It won Nouvel Observateur’ s inaugural Prix du Roman Noir in 2009. In October 2008 A Simple Act of Violence won Theakston’s Crime Novel of the Year 2010.

In 2003, Ellory’s debut novel Candlemoth was shortlisted for the CWA Steel Dagger for Best Thriller. This followed with his fourth book City of Lies being shortlisted for the same award in 2007.


Leaving this school at 16, Ellory returned to Birmingham where he pursued a diploma in graphic art and design at Bournville College of Art. After one year, Ellory’s maternal grandmother died in April 1982 and Ellory dropped out of college, failing to secure any qualifications.


Roger Jon Ellory (born 20 June 1965) is an English thriller writer.


Ellory’s father is unknown to him, having left the household before Ellory was born. He was raised by his mother and maternal grandmother, his maternal grandfather having drowned in 1957 in Wales. Ellory’s mother died as a result of a pneumonic haemorrhage in late 1971, the victim of a pneumonia epidemic that killed a number of people in the West Midlands. Ellory was then sent to a number of different schools, and finally completed his education at Kingham Hill School in Oxfordshire, a school established by the Barings-Young banking family as a facility for “wayward and orphaned children”.

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Real NameRoger Jon Ellory
NicknameR. J.

Age, Birthdate, Religion, and BirthPlace

Age (2021)56 Years
Date Of Birth20 June 1965
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Roger Jon Ellory Net Worth

The Roger Jon Ellory Estimated Net worth is $80K – USD $85k.

Monthly Income/Salary (approx.)$80K – $85k USD
Net Worth (approx.)$4 million- $6 million USD

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