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Harry Colfer is the pseudonym of an experienced paramedic who lives and works in Brisbane, Australia. Although his stories are totally fictional, his writing style is very realistic and he maintains a healthy level of paranoia with respect to his anonymity. He would love to tell you more about himself, and some day will, but at the moment he considers that revealing his true identity could be a career-limiting move.

To date he has published twenty short stories in the Ambo Tales From the Frontline series and plans to write another twelve, one for each of the thirty-two AMPDS codes, the system used worldwide to categorise emergency calls.

He has just announced the release of his first novel, Dead Regular, and plans to release the sequel, Benea
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Harry Colfer I'm not sure it exists. You can always write about something. Don’t fixate on writing a story in a linear manner. If you get stuck on how to end one s…moreI'm not sure it exists. You can always write about something. Don’t fixate on writing a story in a linear manner. If you get stuck on how to end one scene, go write another and come back to the problem one later.(less)
Harry Colfer Write. It might sound obvious, but like a muscle, you need to flex your writing skills or they'll just wither away.…moreWrite. It might sound obvious, but like a muscle, you need to flex your writing skills or they'll just wither away.(less)
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" Many thanks, Karen! Don’t worry, I’m yet to meet anyone who said they guessed it 😉 "
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"Can strongly recommend this book especially if you are a Brisbane local. I binge read until 2am as I wanted to see if I was correct in who done it - I wasn’t! "
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" Wow! Many thanks for your kind comments... they’ll spur me on to finish the edits on book 2! "
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"This was a gripping read. The author has written an extremely powerful, knowledgeable story that has expertly gone into every character's life situation/experience. This novel grabbed hold of me from page 1, using appropriately placed descriptions to" Read more of this review »
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" Tarantinoesque... wow! Many thanks!!! "
Dead Regular by Harry Colfer
"A crime mystery set in Brisbane, Dead Regular has a Tarantinoesque sense of humour for
viscera, replacing explosive on-screen gore with highly detailed and macabre prose that
feel just as in-your-face and laugh-out-loud funny. I was nervous what I was " Read more of this review »
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" So glad you liked it, Sam. Working on those Book 2 edits! "
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"A fantastic read! Compelling, interesting and I enjoyed every minute of it! Love the local references as I am from Brisbane! The way Harry writes is so engaging and a page turner! Can’t wait for book 2! "
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" Many thanks! Planning on at least 4 Jono books, just got to get them finished! "
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