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B.R. Crichton

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I was born in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe in 1975. I was the youngest of three, but adding to the mix my two cousins effectively made me the youngest of five boys.
We grew up together in Bulawayo, doing what boys do in Africa; fishing, hunting, catching frogs to feed to my brother's snake, and looking back on it all I realize how lucky we all were.
Lucky, not least because we all made it to adulthood!
I cringe when I look back on our gunpowder experiments, and canon-making escapades, but it all made for a very exciting, and inspiring upbringing.
While I was always a good creative writer at school, the thought of being an author never entered my mind until much later.
When I moved to Scotland in 1992, it sparked a wanderlust in me that I have never succes

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The Rage Within

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Hello B.R.,

It's such a pleasure to have you as a friend here at Goodreads! Thank you and best wishes with your upcoming book!

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