PTR Simmons


Peter Semens was born spent his childhood in Sunderland (The land split assunder) and graduted in Landscape Design in Leeds. He joined and worked for a landscape practice in Leeds before moving on to Kuwait to lead an international consortium designing four beach recreation parks and New Towns where he played rugby for the Kuwait International team - often in Dubai where pubs could be found.. He returned to the UK to work in Glasgow where he started a Landscape Partnership which later specialised in Environmental Assessment before starting his own practice - LEDA(landscape Design and Landscape Assessment) , working mainly for government and Civil Engineers. He has worked in South Africa and America. He is now slowly growing up and is settled in Helensburgh after a spell on the shore of Loch Lomond. He. married Julie, has three children and five grandchildren.

Smashwords Interview

How do you approach cover design?
Using my own computer programmes
What are your five favorite books, and why?
All books by Terry Pratchett, I Robot, The Fire bringers, Most Biographies, classic Sci. Fi.
I now read mostly for pleasure and these books and types of book give me great pleasure.
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Cerco and the Little B's
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This book is a gentle light hearted fantasy based on the authors own experiences. This book is the second in the CERCO series
Cerco and Pals
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The book is a gentle partly fictional fantasy broadly based on the authors experiences. The main characters are the Pals, Henry, a tortoise,the Imps (which evolve from Implied statements (take lie out of imply and you get an imp and their adversaries Boney Beet, his Henchums and the Huns (take the truth put of an untruth and you get an Un or colloquially a Hun, they are therefore natural liars.)

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