Peter Robert Scott

Biography

Peter Robert Scott studied at RADA and during a long career has written many plays, eight of which have been staged professionally in theatres throughout England. Currently living and working in France.

Inventor of Flagships,a naval strategy boardgame, available as an applet for free online play at the website below (currently under redevelopment).

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Books

Les Squelettes dans le Placard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,040. Language: French. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
William Steer habite la France profonde, faisant de son mieux pour s’intégrer, pour maîtriser le français, pour enseigner l’anglais. Il y a parfois des malentendus, voire des bagarres. Nous sommes de vieux ennemis après tout et certains des villageois ont des mémoires longues et amères. Et lorsque l’un d’entre eux parle à William d’apprendre l’anglais, alors, il n’est pas question de lui dire non.
Skeletons In The Cupboard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,300. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It’s hard learning a foreign language. And teaching it. William Steer lives in a French backwater, trying his best to integrate, to master French, to teach English. There can be misunderstandings, even stand-up rows. We’re old enemies after all and some of the locals have long and bitter memories. And when one of them asks William about learning English, well, he won’t take no for an answer.
Prudence Pest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,780. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Prudence Pest has reached the age of nine in perfect condition. Her health is excellent, her outlook on life is sensible and her opinions are considered, balanced and fair. So if anyone disagrees with her they'd better watch out.
Adieu La Vie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,290. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.67)
A woman is murdered. She and her son have lived as outcasts since the Occupation, reviled by fellow villagers - she for cohabiting with a German officer, he for being fathered by him - and no one is surprised when the son is convicted of the murder. Years later, an unassuming widow tries to kill an old man in a nursing home. Even at the dawn of the new millennium there are accounts to be settled.
Sister Anna The Juggling Nun
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A diffident nun seeking divine inspiration in circus spectacular – an uncontrolled hunger for Bath Oliver Biscuits leading to mayhem and maritime disaster – the cut-throat world of pro-am Snakes and Ladders – these and many other of life’s complications are examined with off-beat humour in a collection of songs and monologues from 30 years of London cabaret and revue.
Aspian
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,470. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
After completing his history of dragonkind, Aspian Savakin is summoned to war and takes to soldiering with rare enthusiasm. Austere in judgement and resolute in action, he is revered by many, reviled by some, and his rise to the pinnacle of power though tortuous is inexorable. Secure in his final victory, he sets history straight for his admirers. Last book of four in the Tales of Honour series.
Valeric
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,740. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Born in ignorance into a world where dragons make way for griffins as they pass, Valeric learns the forbidden history of his race. Determined to restore their rights, armed only with an indomitable faith, he and his followers attempt to overturn the prevailing order. But can faith alone triumph over oppression, and can blind courage conquer evil? Third book of four in the Tales of Honour series.
Castan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,320. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
From humble beginnings, Castan rises through merit and natural honesty to become the second dragon of his time, heir in all but name to the Words of Fire. Honoured by all as a walking star, evil and corruption scatter at his approach. But what step to take after so precipitous a rise? And which path leads to the summit and which to the abyss? Second book of four in the Tales of Honour series.
Nicovar
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Price: Free! Words: 41,410. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.67)
During the early days of dragonkind, Ganel, son of Aldragon, guardian of the Gift of Fire, is led by trickery into folly and disgrace. His own son, Nicovar, seeks ways to restore his father’s honour, but his well-intentioned efforts lead only to greater mischief and his rash judgement brings mortal danger to the whole race of dragons. First book of four in the Tales of Honour series.
Tales of Honour
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 164,920. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00)
A dragon fantasy with a serious purpose. If the Nazis had won, might we now admire them? And how much of them is there in each one of us? Change people for dragons, give them hopes, anxieties and a sense of wonder, give them social order, ingrained prejudice and religious discord, give them national pride and a lust for honour and then give one of them the Words of Fire. Where might it all end?

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  • The Secrets to Ebook Publishing Success on March 30, 2012

    Full of clearly written useful advice, in particular about pricing strategy. I read it in an evening and it put me firmly onto a path I'd hesitated to take on my own. Many thanks. Peter Robert scott