Peter Bently

Peter Bently

Peter Bently went to ten different schools around the world, following his dad who was an army bandmaster and director of music. He studied languages at Oxford University and then worked for a short time as a journalist before moving into editing and sometimes writing books for adults.

However, he always liked writing funny stories and started writing for children soon after becoming a parent and moving from London into the country.

He now lives in Devon, close to the moors and the sea, with his wife, Lucy, and their children Theo (alias King Jack) and Tara.


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