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Peter Abrahams

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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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Average rating: 3.76 · 29,914 ratings · 3,113 reviews · 64 distinct worksSimilar authors
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Behind the Curtain (Echo Fa...

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Reality Check

3.60 avg rating — 2,427 ratings — published 2009 — 18 editions
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Into the Dark (Echo Falls, #3)

3.89 avg rating — 1,708 ratings — published 2008 — 24 editions
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A Perfect Crime

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666: The Number of the Beast

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Oblivion

3.45 avg rating — 892 ratings — published 2005 — 17 editions
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The Tutor

3.57 avg rating — 782 ratings — published 2002 — 24 editions
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End of Story

3.35 avg rating — 803 ratings — published 2006 — 17 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

“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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