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Christoph Fischer

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Christoph Fischer was born in Germany, near the Austrian border, as the son of a Sudeten-German father and a Bavarian mother. Not a full local in the eyes and ears of his peers he developed an ambiguous sense of belonging and home in Bavaria. He moved to Hamburg in pursuit of his studies and to lead a life of literary indulgence. After a few years he moved on to the UK where he now lives in a small town in West Wales. He and his partner have three Labradoodles to complete their family.
Christoph worked for the British Film Institute, in Libraries, Museums and for an airline. ‘The Luck of The Weissensteiners’ was published in November 2012; 'Sebastian' in May 2013 and 'The Black Eagle Inn' in October 2013 - which completes his 'Three Nations
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body-in-the-snow-kindle-coverHere is a little introduction to my main character, by way of an excerpt as Bebe reflects back on her singing career:

“Who am I kidding?” she spoke to herself. “Of course it’s worth the risk. I’d kill to get my career back.”

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message 5: by Nuzo

Nuzo Onoh Thanks for accepting my friend request. God bless. Nuzo x


message 4: by Beth

Beth Lyon Barnett Thanks for being my friend. -b-


message 3: by Dale

Dale Thele Christoph, thank you for accepting my friend request.
Wishing all the best in 2014!


Patricia Puddle Hi Christopher, thanks for the friend's request. :)


Steven Malone Hi Christoph,

I'm just beginning my author facebook page. 'Like' it for me if you would though there is not much there yet.

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I'm still reading your book though I've not had a lot of reading time.

Thanks,
Steve


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