Author Paul Andruss

Paul Andruss

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Author Bio

Paul Andruss was born and reared in Liverpool. The city’s legendary Scouse wit and dogged stoicism has left its mark. Keen to get out into the world, Paul dropped out of college at 17. A year later he was taking exams at Night School, while working in the local Tax Office. On the grounds that anything was better than work, he applied to study Psychology at Liverpool University. Considering his grades (just plumb lazy) no one was more surprised than he when they accepted his application.

After graduation Paul worked in the romantic Lake District, so beloved of William Wordsworth and Beatrix Potter. No, not Harry’s mum, Peter Rabbit and Jemima Puddle-duck’s. He also worked in Manchester and London before moving to Bodrum in Turkey.

To finance a passion for exploring the heartland of the Ancient Greek Empire, Paul wrote short travel articles focusing on the history and myths of the ruined cities and temples he visited. He began illustrating the pieces, using Photoshop to remove power lines and the odd Esso sign from his photographs of ancient sites.

Returning to the U.K. to focus on writing and illustration, he settled in the foothills of the Brecon Beacons. Paul is the author of the Young Adult magical realism trilogy – the Jack Hughes Books – and the forthcoming (very adult) Finn Mac Cool, a gritty, raunchy mythological saga. He has also written a number of short stories and novellas. All works are scheduled for release with exciting new, independent Scottish publisher, Black Wolf Books.

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Black Wolf Books recently published the young-adult fantasy novel

Jack Hughes & Thomas the Rhymer

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Available in digital and paperback editions (IBSN 9798638941277)

Books 2 & 3 are scheduled for release by Black Wolf Books

Explore the World of Jack Hughes : http://www.jackhughesbooks.com/

Check out the reviews on the website- http://www.jackhughesbooks.com/reviews.php

Discover the secrets of fairy world : http://www.jackhughesbooks.com/history-of-the-fairy.php

Follow the plot- http://www.jackhughesbooks.com/story-of-the-book.php

Download posters: http://www.jackhughesbooks.com/art-gallery.php

Listen to specially composed music for the books by classical composer Patrick Hartnett : http://www.jackhughesbooks.com/music.php

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Other work scheduled for release by Black Wolf Books

Finn Mac Cool

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Ollywoodland

A novella

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