Larry Peterson

Biography

Larry is a Catholic/Christian blogger and posts commentary weekly. His work has appeared in such publications as Zenit from Rome, Aleteia, New Evangelists, Top Catholic Blogs, Big Pulpit, Catholic365.com and others. His first children's picture book, "Slippery Willie's Stupid, Ugly Shoes" was published in 2011. In 2012, his full length novel, "The Priest and the Peaches" was released. His latest novel, "The Demons of Abadon", began being published in Volume form (ebook format) in the fall of 2015. The complete novel (paperback and ebook) will be available in the spring of 2016.

Larry belongs to the Catholic Writer’s Guild, The Catholic Writer’s Society, The Knights of Columbus, and the St. Vincent de Paul Society. He has been an Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion for over twenty years bringing communion to the homebound and hospitalized.

He lives in Pinellas Park, Florida and his kids and six grandchildren all live within three miles of each other. His first wife died of cancer in 2003. He remarried four years later and is now the primary caregiver for his wife, Martha, who has Non-Hodgins Lymphoma since 2011 and came down with Alzheimer's Disease in 2012.
The writer says, "God has me where he needs me and I try my best to make Him proud.

Larry’s blogsite is http://www.slipperywillie.blogspot.com

You can find more at www.larrypeterson-author.com

Where to find Larry Peterson online


Books

Slippery Willie's Stupid, Ugly Shoes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Peer Pressure
A children's picture book that teaches how to build self-esteem by accepting differences.
The Priest and the Peaches
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,340. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Inspirational
The Peach kids are officially orphaned when their dad suddenly dies during Christmas Season 1965. Based on a true story, this novel can make you smile, laugh and even cry. Journey with the Peach kids as they come to realize that the power of love and faith in God, rooted in them through their dad's constant example of L-Y-N, yields a strength of family that can overcome incredible challenges

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