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Peter Topside

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in Derry, Maine, The United States
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My pen name is Peter Topside. I am an accomplished chef and baker, movie fanatic, a proud father and husband, and a Clinical Exercise Physiologist by trade.

I had a rough upbringing, which bestowed many traumas on me, that remained in place for a long time. I spent years struggling with crippling anxiety and depression, but once I got to my lowest point, I made the difficult decision to fight for better mental health. I traveled to a lot of dark corners of my mind, confronting the deepest and scariest aspects of my PTSD, over many years, but I was able to make it through successfully. Throughout my recovery process, I was able to funnel all of the energy, thoughts and feelings into my writing. My books are the culmination of my own personal,
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Preternatural Evolution - Preorders Now Available!

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I hope everyone is well!

The second book in the Preternatural trilogy, Evolution, is now available for preorder in both eBook and paperback formats, Reserve your copy today for the April 13th release;

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Peter Topside Hey everyone! I apologize and had no idea you sent me messages. It's been so much fun connecting with you all over the past year!!


Renégade ♥ Hey Peter - Just stopping by to say hi and thanks so much for the friendvite. Happy reading! 🙂📚

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Sandra Hi Peter,
Thanks for the friend-invite! :)


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Thanks for the friend-vite!
I wish I knew how to bake better, but the extent of my knowledge is the occasional banana bread >.<


Majenta Hello, Peter! Thank you for contacting me! Congratulations on your book. Happy reading, writing, and everything else. Blessings, peace, and strength.
Best wishes from Majenta


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Peter Topside 'Salem's Lot

I'm about 1/4 of the way through this book. It definitely reads much differently than his later novels, but I'm enjoying it so far. I'm getting the feeling it's a 'slow burner' of sorts.


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