Peter Abrahams





Peter Abrahams

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born
in Boston, Massachusetts, The United States
June 28, 1947

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influences
Vladimir Nabokov, Graham Greene and Ross Macdonald


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Peter Abrahams is the author of numerous novels, including End of Story, Oblivion, and Lights Out, which was nominated for an Edgar best novel award. He also writes the best-selling Echo Falls series for younger readers. He lives on Cape Cod.

Peter Abrahams is also writing under the pseudonym Spencer Quinn (Chet and Bernie Mysteries).



Average rating: 3.64 · 12,996 ratings · 1,993 reviews · 42 distinct works · Similar authors
Down the Rabbit Hole (Echo ...
3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 4,026 ratings — published 2005 — 26 editions
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Behind the Curtain (Echo Fa...
3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 1,475 ratings — published 2006 — 22 editions
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Reality Check
3.54 of 5 stars 3.54 avg rating — 1,429 ratings — published 2009 — 13 editions
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Into the Dark (Echo Falls, #3)
3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 1,039 ratings — published 2008 — 17 editions
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666: The Number of the Beast
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3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 582 ratings — published 2007 — 2 editions
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Oblivion
3.4 of 5 stars 3.40 avg rating — 532 ratings — published 2005 — 14 editions
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Nerve Damage
3.41 of 5 stars 3.41 avg rating — 444 ratings — published 2007 — 13 editions
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End of Story
3.29 of 5 stars 3.29 avg rating — 465 ratings — published 2006 — 13 editions
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A Perfect Crime
3.44 of 5 stars 3.44 avg rating — 422 ratings — published 1998 — 20 editions
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The Tutor
3.52 of 5 stars 3.52 avg rating — 373 ratings — published 2002 — 22 editions
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“Mom had the kind of love for her that you could feel, like it was part of the atmosphere”
Peter Abrahams, Down the Rabbit Hole

“Ingrid shrugged...like Marie Antoinette hearing about the starving peasants.”
Peter Abrahams, Down the Rabbit Hole

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