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Craig Briggs

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in Huddersfield, The United Kingdom


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August 2013


If life deals you a bad hand, don’t fold, take a chance; a good player will always come out on top.

Craig Briggs was born on the 12th of July 1962, in St. Luke’s Hospital, Huddersfield, the second child, and only son, of Donald and Glenys Briggs. The birth of their daughter had been a joy. The arrival of Craig would make the family complete. Unfortunately, Craig was not a ‘normal’ lad; he’d been born with congenital feet deformities.
Unaware of his disability, Craig got on with life as any infant would. His first birthday brought a gift that would change his life forever. A marvel of modern engineering, manufactured by J.E. Hanger and Co. of London for and on behalf of the National Health Service. Bespoke footwear gave him what the Vespa had

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The Wait is Over

I'm pleased to announce that book five in The Journey series is now available to pre-order as an ebook. To thank all my loyal readers for their support Driving Ambition will be half its normal selling price from now up to release day on Friday the 28th of December 2018. Picture CLICK HERE TO ORDER YOUR EBOOK As if by magic, on the day of release, your copy ofDriving Ambitionwill appear on your Kindle... Read more of this blog post »
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A Geordie Up the Ganges by Nell Cook
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Nell's passion for her travels in India shines through in her writing. She paint a vivid picture that draws the reader into her experiences. A really enjoyable and informative read.
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The author's writing engages the reader from first page to last. Her knowledge of the Anglican Church enhances the storyline and gives an insight into the inner workings of these institutions.
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YOUNG AT HEART by Sandra Pelanne
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A thoroughly enjoyable read. A facsinating insight into European life in the late '60s and world affairs in general. Sandra has suceeded in interweaving her own personal love story into the important political and historic issues of the time.
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More Ketchup Than Salsa by Joe  Cawley
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A must read for anyone dreaming of owning a business in a holiday resort. Joe's sense of humour might not be to everyones taste but he paints an honest and interesting picture about running a bar on the sunshine Island of Tenerife.
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A Year in Provence by Peter Mayle
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Peter's passion for food, life, and the place he's chosen to call home, sings from every page. I'm certain he will have inspired many people to follow their dreams and will do so long into the future. RIP Peter Mayle.
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I really enjoyed Alan's writing style and the interaction between his characters. Excellent read.
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“As well as writing, 2004 saw my first attempt at wine making: the elixir of life. Unfortunately, my effort tasted more like the elixir of death.”
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“The last time I’d spoken French I was twelve years old; before I reached my thirteenth birthday the teacher had correctly steered me into woodwork classes.”
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