Richard Wright


Richard is a retired bus/coach operator, college theatre manager and security manager, Venture Scout Leader and caver. Currently he has a quiet life being married to Judy, ringing church bells, being a Coastwatch watchkeeper, being a guard on the Bluebell Railway, cruising on a shared ownership narrowboat and getting annoyed about local politics. Oh, and trying to write.

"The Suspects" is his first completed book. There are more on the way assuming he gets time to write.

Smashwords Interview

What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
The freedom to use imagination and that mysterious thing called 'experience' which we're always told when young that we haven't got enough of.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
The need to visit the loo (bathroom in the US and doubtless elsewhere), plus the knowledge that I'm still alive.
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The Suspects
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,370. Language: British English. Published: March 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age
Escapades of a group of friends approaching 15 who avoid boredom during the long school vacation by illicitly camping in a wild estate. They encounter friendships, self-discovery, dangers, new skills, self-reliance and that old fashioned, sought after thing: adventure - even when they don't want it. A book peppered with banter between friends and aimed at people from mid-teens to 140.

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