,
Peter Wood

more photos (1)

Peter Wood’s Followers (2)

member photo
member photo
Susan
360 books | 55 friends

Pedro U...
3 books | 46 friends

Lindsey
531 books | 200 friends

Sabine ...
43 books | 18 friends

Ecnerua...
2 books | 70 friends

Alison ...
1 book | 10 friends

Fiona M...
0 books | 12 friends

Steve Pope
1 book | 36 friends

More friends…

Peter Wood

Goodreads Author


Born
in Harare, Zimbabwe
Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
April 2016


Peter Wood was born in Salisbury, Rhodesia in 1962. He grew up on a farm called M’sitwe in the Lomagundi area of the country, near Umvukwes, spending the best part of his childhood running barefoot through the untamed bushveld with his brother and sister Duncan and Mandy. It was a wild part of the world and the children were often gone from dusk to dawn, exploring the 13,000-acre property, climbing rocky kopjes, exploring caves and camping along the rivers. Despite a civil war that ravaged the land until the end of white rule in 1980, these were salad days and many of Peter’s and his family’s adventures are described in Mud Between Your Toes.

Peter went to Umvukwes Junior School and then Prince Edward High School in Salisbury (now Harare). A
...more

To ask Peter Wood questions, please sign up.

Popular Answered Questions

Peter Wood As you write, you begin to remember more and more about your past. It is thrilling.
Peter Wood write, write, write. Let the editors cut it back later. But get those words onto paper!
Average rating: 3.93 · 391 ratings · 86 reviews · 60 distinct worksSimilar authors
Mud Between Your Toes: A Rh...

4.21 avg rating — 67 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Boy Who Hit Back: A Com...

4.67 avg rating — 3 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Hidden Playground

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Mparntwe (Tales of the Terr...

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Ilhas do Caribe

by
really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
De Antillen

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Olicana's children: Ilkley ...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Boy Who Hit Back

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Green Linnet

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
WIDDERKIN

0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Peter Wood…

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Around the World ...: Gail - ATW - 2013 frequent flyer 89 102 Dec 28, 2013 09:28AM  
Literary Exploration: The Insane Challenge - 2013 385 492 Dec 30, 2013 07:32PM  
Around the World ...: Tippy's 2014 World Tour 32 164 Nov 30, 2014 01:11PM  
Around the World ...: Qatar 11 679 Jun 17, 2017 09:04PM  
Spells, Space & S...: Far Orbit: Speculative Space Adventures (November 2018) 99 31 Dec 23, 2018 08:05AM  



Comments (showing 1-1)    post a comment »
dateUp arrow    newest »

message 1: by Peter

Peter Wood Recent articles/Reviews:
South China Morning Post:
http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-ma...
and
http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/a...

RTHK (Radio 3 Hong Kong): Interview with Noreen Mir: http://programme.rthk.hk/channel/radi...

Plus:
Interviews by Lachlan Colquhoun with the author:

Vimeo video 1:
https://vimeo.com/148756459
Vimeo video 2:
https://vimeo.com/148825792
Vimeo Video 3:
https://vimeo.com/149718097
Vimeo Video 4:
https://vimeo.com/149718115
Vimeo 5:
https://vimeo.com/150306874
Youtube:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-Hz...

Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/mudbetweenyo...


back to top