Chris Raven

Biography

Chris Raven was born in South London some 50 or so years ago. He originally started out in Theatre in the 1980s but he became side-tracked by health and social care, where he has made his living for the past 25 years or so. More recently he has found his way back to the creative arts by contributing a number of short stories to the Indie collaboration's series of free anthologies.

He has also contributed illustrations to other author's works and has been coordinating a shared writing project with other new writers called 'Tall Stories'. A relative newcomer to fiction, he is currently experimenting with a number of different formats and genres, including poetry, short storytelling and playwriting.

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Books

More Tall Stories
Series: Tall Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016 by Raven's Staff. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
A second anthology of short fiction containing a further five stories about the inhabitants of our residential tower block. Written by Chris Raven, Adam Bigden and Connie Dalhart, these stories cover a wide range of genres and styles and will take you on a journey where you will see the same characters through different eyes, each story adding a further layer to life to Musevary Towers.
Tall Stories
Series: Tall Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,440. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Raven's Staff. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
In this first anthology of short fiction you will find seven stories about the inhabitants of a residential tower block. Written by Chris Raven, Peter John, Connie Dalhart and Adam Bigden, these stories cover a wide range of genres and styles and will take you on a journey where you will see the same characters through different eyes, each story adding a further layer to life to Musevary Towers.
The Atomic Monster from Out of Space
Series: The Amateur Vile-Horrors. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014 by Raven's Staff. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
‘The Atomic Monster from Out of Space’ is musical comedy stage play based on the 1950's genre of monster movie, it is written specifically for a large non-professional cast.
Dead Shambles
Series: The Amateur Vile-Horrors. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,980. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014 by Raven's Staff. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A two act stage musical comedy-horror about zombies, designed for a large cast amateur dramatic company.
Trevor's Odd Assay
Series: Tall Stories. Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Raven's Staff. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Trevor’s only been on the job three months but he’s already attracted the disapproving attention of Musevary Tower’s grumpy and sardonic caretaker. This introductory short story sets the scene for ‘tall stories’, an up-coming anthology of short stories due out in 2014.

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