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Remy Porter

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in Wigan, The United Kingdom



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August 2010

About this author

Remy was born in Wigan in 1974, and grew up in The English Lake District.

He is currently an Australian Police Prosecutor and lives near Adelaide.

He was formerly a police officer in the North of England.

In 2010 his best selling zombie novel, Dead Beat was published.

In 2013 the vampire horror-mystery Stixx has been unleashed.

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Average rating: 3.88 · 161 ratings · 39 reviews · 7 distinct works · Similar authors
Dead Beat
3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 66 ratings — published 2010 — 4 editions
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4.4 of 5 stars 4.40 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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the thing in the lake
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2012
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Holiday of the Dead
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 68 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Rhonny Reapers Roadkill Cafe
4.67 of 5 stars 4.67 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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The Monster Of Coniston Water
2.5 of 5 stars 2.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2012
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Rise & Walk
3.59 of 5 stars 3.59 avg rating — 61 ratings — published 2007 — 6 editions
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Remy The Monster Of Coniston Water is a fun comedy-horror novella I wrote under a different name. It's 19,000 words and I think combines some good scares and laughs, and is akin to a decent B-movie monster film. It's there to be discovered.

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Remy Great new review of Stixx just out on a rather fine vampire blog;

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Remy Midu wrote: "Thanks for the invite!"

No problem. I hope you like UK based horror and crime.

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Midu Hadi Thanks for the invite!

Michele Cacano Hello and thanks for the follow/add/whatever it's called these days. I really enjoyed Dead Beat and "Squawk" from Holiday of the Dead.

Hope your having a decent winter!

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