Paul Anthony is the pseudonym of a man born in Southport, Lancashire. He has written a number of fictional novels, an auto biography, and a collection of poetry in Print and Kindle. He has also written television scripts, screenplays and film scripts as an individual or with the award wining scriptwriter, Nick Gordon whose full length feature film 'Hunted' hits the screens in 2017. (Currently in pre-production) Paul is the son of a soldier whose family settled in Carlisle before he joined Cumbria police at the age of 19. As a detective, he served in Cumbria CID, the Regional Crime Squad in Manchester, the Special Branch, (Counter Terrorist Command) and other national agencies in the UK and elsewhere. He has an Honours Degree in Economics and Social Sciences, a Diploma in Management and a Diploma in Office Management. A former winner of the Independent Authors Network Featured Author Contest, Paul was also a Featured Author at the 'Books without Borders' Event in Yonkers, New York, 2012. In earlier years he was a Featured Author at the Frankfurt Book Fair, Germany.
Seconded to Haigh Colliery in Whitehaven, he mined the pit face and then worked at a biscuit factory, in Carlisle, as a machine operator. Our author also worked with deaf people and was trained in the treatment of drug addicts and alcoholics. He went to Eskdale Outward Bound School but eventually joined Cumbria Police proper. His novel 'The Fragile Peace' has been selected to be the first audio book in the audio library of Dyslexia Foundation UK.
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