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Chris Hall

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in The United Kingdom



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November 2016


This author also writes under the pen name Holly Atkins.

Chris describes herself as a compulsive story-teller, cat slave and hen keeper. Originally from the UK, she now resides in the Western Cape of South Africa.

Her latest novel, Song of the Sea Goddess is now available in paperback and on Kindle. Also on Kindle Unlimited.

Other novels:
Following the Green Rabbit: a fantastical adventure
You'll Never Walk Alone: Thrills and Spills in 1980s Liverpool
The Silver Locket (published under pen name, Holly Atkins).

She has also released a tiny taster of her work in a short story collection, A Sextet of Shorts.

Other short fiction has appeared in 'Adler's Writing' and 'One Minute Wit'. Her work also appears in the 'Writing My City' anthology, publis

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Average rating: 4.61 · 38 ratings · 19 reviews · 5 distinct worksSimilar authors
Following the Green Rabbit:...

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A Sextet of Shorts

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You'll Never Walk Alone

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Song of the Sea Goddess

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The Silver Locket

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This is a great little book for all authors! It's full of great advice and useful tips on the one aspect of a writer's life which so many of us feel difficult and daunting: the dreaded self-promotion. What I particularly liked is that Lizzie gives us ...more
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“Let us be elegant or die!”
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“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.”
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Chris Hall Adrian wrote: "Friend request happily accepted, and I shall keep an eye on your books and reviews. Cheers"
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Adrian Friend request happily accepted, and I shall keep an eye on your books and reviews. Cheers

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