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Vicky Peplow born June 1978. She is born and bred from an old coal mining village in the North-east of England where her first books are based around. She is very proud of her roots. She moved to Virginia, USA to be with her soul mate and love of her life.
Only starting her writing career last year, Vicky has been hard at work and is hoping to have a couple of books coming out on a regular basis.
Her main interests are graphic design, reading and she loves her sports. She also has a great fondness for animals of all shapes and sizes especially their seven year old long haired dachshund, Sir Milo and their cats Whiskers who will be twenty-one this year and their beloved Tiga Love who recently died last year.
DEATH ON THE RIVER WEAR
Grayson Taylor Shaw is looking for his long lost family who doesn’t even know he exists; He travels to Ryhope, Sunderland to look for them and gets a few surprises along the way. Bodies begin to appear along the edges of the River Wear and PC Roberts starts to see a pattern emerge from the victims and starts to put the pieces together and realizes there is a serial killer in her city. Her path to finding the killer has brought her to Grayson and when Natalie's partner goes missing, they work together, to reveal who the killer is and to stop the murderous spree with disastrous consequences to themselves.
THE OLD COAL MINER'S LAMP
After Billy loses his life in a mining accident, he becomes the carrier of the Old Coal Miner's Lamp, helping to guide other lost souls on their way to the Light.
Mike begins having strange flashes of the past and seeks out the help to make sense of what he is going through.
Danielle answers the call to assist Mike with his visions, but when she too begins to have some strange sensations, will she continue to search for the truth or steer clear of the unknown?
Connections will be revealed and a darkness will rear its head along the way.
Will Billy, Mike, and Danielle be able to work together to overcome the obstacles and defeat the darkness?
MORE OF MY BOOKS
BETWEEN LIFE & DEATH
Slip into the life of different people and things that they have gone through within their lives. Enjoy these short stories of the miracle of birth, but with the trepidation of something going wrong at the same time.
You are going from the miracle of giving birth to been given the worst news of your life and knowing that you could be responsible for it. You are then moving to a new home and seeing spirits walking around and interacting with you and finding out that there could be a dead body in your backyard.
Some people have to deal with a lot in their lives, including dealing with PTSD after serving their country and then circumventing PTSD after not being dealt the best of hands but finding love in the most unexpected places.
Some people find love in expected places, but the person they love is not the person they thought they were then the unexpected happens.
Which of these six short stories will resonate with you?
BIG DOG AND THE WITCH
Little Sally Wilson is on her way to see her aunty. She decides to take a shortcut through the Shenandoah Forest not knowing that there was dangers between the trees. At first she spots a big dog, and decides to follow it thinking it may lead her to the other side of the forest, but it only leads her to a wicked old witch who has stolen her favorite toy, Milo.
Will Sally find Milo, and get to see her aunty Jenny?
Eagerly awaited. Based around Cherry Knowle Asylum, also in Ryhope, Sunderland. Make sure to keep a lookout for this one coming soon.
Eagerly awaited. This will be the next book continuing from Death on the River Wear.
“A non-writing writer is a monster courting insanity”