Andrew Fish

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in Chatham, The United Kingdom
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In 1972, Andrew Fish was born in Chatham, Kent. He promptly escaped and made his way to the heart of Sherwood Forest, where he now lives as a software engineer and aspiring author. If you’ve got a problem and you can find him... actually, you’re probably better off with the A-Team, although they’re probably getting a bit old by now. There’s the guys who were in the recent film version, of course, they’re a few years younger, but since the film didn’t really do so well they might not care to be reminded of it... But I digress.

Andrew Fish has had a long, varied, but hitherto unrewarding writing career. He started writing in his teens, mostly for pleasure, but a piece of what would now be called flash fiction entitled Exit Darwin made it onto
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Art for Art's Sake

I'm a big fan of theatre. Not the West End Lloyd-Webber musicals that people think a key part of the London experience, but plays, whether it's the comedies of writers like Noel Coward, Oscar Wilde or Ray Cooney, the comic dramas of Alan Ayckbourn and John Godber or classic works by writers like Shakespeare, Beckett or Sheridan. I've even written one play myself. I travel for theatre too: altho... Read more of this blog post »
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The Management Style of the Supreme Beings by Tom Holt
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Writers of comic novels all seem to go through a phase where they begin to prefer what Terry Pratchett called "the joy of plot" over simply telling jokes. Some stave this off like Alan Dean Foster by splitting their time between their comedy and more ...more
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For anyone who has read Notes From A Small Island, Neither Here Nor There is something of a disappointment. For, whilst the former certainly views our sceptred isle with an occasionally jaundiced eye, it finds much to delight in - even when dealing w ...more
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Following Wodehouse is a tricky thing. Not only because his command of language is unparalleled in English literature, but because his plots are deceptively subtle almost to the extent of being tricks of the light. Listening to a Spectator Books podc ...more
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Dictator (Cicero, #3)
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The final part of the Cicero trilogy is very much a book of two halves. The first, concerning Cicero in exile, is excellent and gives a strong sense of the plotting in the dying days of the Roman Republic. Cicero is forced to compromise his principle ...more
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