Peter Abrahams


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

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Vladimir Nabokov, Graham Greene and Ross Macdonald


Librarian Note: There is more than one author in the GoodReads database with this name.

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).


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Oblivion

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End of Story

3.34 avg rating — 714 ratings — published 2006 — 14 editions
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The Tutor

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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

“To get from people you had to give a piece of yourself, a real piece that mattered.”
Peter Abrahams, End of Story

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

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