G.P. Taylor

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G.P. Taylor

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George Orwell, William Blake


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(born 1958 in Scarborough, North Yorkshire), pen-name G. P. Taylor, is the author of the best-selling novels Shadowmancer, Wormwood and Tersias. Before taking up writing full-time, he was an Anglican vicar in the village of Cloughton, North Yorkshire.
His works reflect his faith, carrying Christian messages like The Chronicles of Narnia of C.S. Lewis. He began to write his works to counter the increasing number of works, such as Harry Potter and Buffy the Vampire Slayer, that he believed were encouraging children to investigate the occult. His works have also garnered some controversy however, because whilst Taylor has claimed to be "an authority on Wicca and paganism", his books have been considered offensive by some neopagans for describi...more


Average rating: 3.20 · 4,943 ratings · 599 reviews · 29 distinct works · Similar authors
Shadowmancer (Shadowmancer,...
2.8 of 5 stars 2.80 avg rating — 1,828 ratings — published 2002 — 33 editions
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Wormwood
3.1 of 5 stars 3.10 avg rating — 1,047 ratings — published 2004 — 30 editions
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The First Escape (The Doppl...
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3.6 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 558 ratings — published 2006 — 4 editions
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Tersias the Oracle (Wormwoo...
3.32 of 5 stars 3.32 avg rating — 352 ratings — published 2004 — 11 editions
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Mariah Mundi: The Midas Box
3.44 of 5 stars 3.44 avg rating — 339 ratings — published 2008 — 10 editions
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The Secret of Indigo Moon (...
4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 204 ratings — published 2009 — 2 editions
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The Shadowmancer Returns: T...
3.39 of 5 stars 3.39 avg rating — 269 ratings — published 2006 — 13 editions
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The Great Mogul Diamond (Th...
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 108 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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Mariah Mundi and the Ghost ...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 78 ratings — published 2007 — 3 editions
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Mariah Mundi and the Ship o...
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 41 ratings — published 2009 — 3 editions
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