About A A Prideaux

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A A Prideaux has Cornish and Yorkshire beginnings and currently lives in North Wales following several adventures and moves around the British Isles. Although writing fills up her days, she still spends as much time as possible roaming Cornwall and researching the family history. A A Prideaux has traced her line back almost 1000 years to Paganus Prideaux.
She rides and trains her horses to have a cushy life and ensures her dogs are able to sleep on the sofa watching television as much as possible.

Shudder was published in 2013 and the small market town of Bramley, Leeds was used as the stage setting for the unusual story. This was Bramley as it was prior to the redevelopment which occurred during the 60’s and 70’s.  The story came to A A Prideaux in a dream. She felt that she should write it down so that she would be able to close the book and keep it in the freezer if necessary. Why? To keep Shudder away…READ MORE...

The Specials is a murder mystery and is the first book about the detectives featured in the story. A A Prideaux intends to bring the murder team back to solve further mysteries.READ MORE...

The Bishop and the Witch  is about an ancestor of A A Prideaux, and the fictionalized version of a witch trial he was involved in. A A Prideaux is fanatical, almost obsessive about her history and already shares freely much of the information she has discovered about the Prideaux line on her website. Bishop John Prideaux is the star of this full length novel, but other members of her ancestors are having part of their lives told in the short story series about the family currently being published.READ MORE...

A Ghost Story is the first in this series. It may seem odd to begin with the 1505 ancestor, but the release date was Halloween and his story fit.READ MORE...

A Christmas Story is the second in the series and again fits in with the release date. There will be 30 odd short stories ultimately, ranging from 1040 to the present day.READ MORE...

Nirvana is the first in a series of self help books giving advice and mechanical techniques to improve your life through your imagination.READ MORE...

Tresaith Asylum is a horror story imagined following a visit to Denbigh Asylum in North Wales. This derelict old hospital building is a magnet for ghost hunters and vandals alike. READ MORE...

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