Peter Laws is an author, journalist, film critic and public speaker. He is the creator of the Creepy Cove Community Church Podcast, and also the Matt Hunter novel series. The first of which, 'Purged', was released in February 2017, followed by 'Unleashed' in 2018 and 'Severed' in 2019. The fourth, 'Possessed' was published in February 2020. He's an ordained Reverend with a fascination for the macabre. 

 

 

He writes a monthly column for the print magazine The Fortean Times. 

 

His acclaimed non-fiction book The Frighteners was released in the UK and US in 2018. It's currently being translated into Chinese. (His first novel Purged, was released in German translation by Bastei Lubbe in December 2018, retitled 'Suhneopfer'. The translation of 'Unleashed' came out in 2019). 

He regularly speaks and preaches at churches and events, and also provides occaisonal writing consultancy work. 

 

His literary agent is Joanna Swainson of Hardman and Swainson

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