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Christopher Peter

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in The United Kingdom
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For more information about me, visit my website: www.christopher-peter.com. But for now, a few random facts…

• I live and work in the UK, in the Oxford area.
• I’ve written three novels. One, Danny Chaucer's Flying Saucer, is for 8-12-year-olds. The other two are aimed at YA / teens – Falling Girl and BASIC Boy.
• My main hobbies / pastimes, in no particular order are: spending time with my family, writing, reading, church stuff, films, walking and cycling.

What do I write?

Aside from the novels mentioned above, I’ve written a few short stories.

Why do I write?

I’ve always enjoyed it, but hadn’t done much about it until I turned forty. You could call it my mid-life crisis – at least it was safer than buying a motorbike and cheaper than taking u
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You Will Always Be Creative

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Recently, an old friend wrote to say that he feared his days as a writer were nearly done. It wasn’t only that for the first time in many years he was not participating in NaNoWriMo. Reflecting over the year that was ending, he realized that “Other than a few short stories, this has been a year without

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Published on March 03, 2017 05:18
Average rating: 4.21 · 61 ratings · 47 reviews · 6 distinct works
Danny Chaucer's Flying Saucer

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Moon Zoom: Danny Chaucer's ...

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Falling Girl: A ghost story

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BASIC Boy: A digital ghost story - Chapter 1 (Mystery & Thrillers)
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Description: The first chapter of BASIC Boy, a supernatural thriller in which a ghost from 1984 stalks a teenager in 2014. A sample containing the first three chapters is available on Goodreads - search for BASIC Boy by Christopher Peter.
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