Peter-James Dries

Biography

Peter-James Dries was born in 1985 and, after attending thirteen schools, finally settled in Palmerston North, graduating from Massey University with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature in 2011. Experimenting with writing since a young age, Far from Eleven, part one of the Eleven trilogy, is his first published fiction. His previous work has included reviews for records and gigs for the muzic.net.nz website and newsletters.
As well as a writer, Peter-James Dries also records, produces and performs music in his band [Amos/Anon], which has achieved a small level of notoriety in the underground music circuit.

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Books

Far from Eleven 3: On the Verge of Relapse
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Series: Far from Eleven, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 37,830. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
He didn't expect Jhonny to text. It'd been a month since Francis Miller left their flat at Aspen Court. A month since he'd given up the high life. If he moved back could he find a way to stay on the straight and narrow? This is a tale of sex, drugs, music, quitting and Owen the rat boy
The Music of Amos Anon
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Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics
An overview of the recent releases from Palmerston North's underground Gothic Industrial / Progressive Doom band AmosAnon, including lyrics, interviews and reviews from theLachyrmist, My Schizophrenic Acoustic and Darkness from Light.
Far from Eleven 2: the F@#$ing Enfields
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Series: Far from Eleven, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 26,100. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Relationships are shit. Just ask Francis Miller. As Taylor Enfield becomes stuck in Jhonny Blackburn's gravity, Franc's world begins to crumble and he finds himself displaced, questioning his life and where he's heading. This is a tale of self-loathing manifest corporeally as mental and physical self-abuse in the forms of drug taking, alcoholism, self-harm and not giving two and a half fucks.
Far from Eleven 1: the Post-Casey World
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Series: Far from Eleven, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 22,420. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
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Part-Bret Eaton Ellis, part-Hunter S. Thompson, Peter-James Dries’ account of the high life is a story about sex, lust, love, drugs, boobs, rock, cock, shock, horror, drums, guns, gats, rats, groupies, puking, drunk Russians, fried chicken and psychology.

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