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Richard Hooton


Richard Hooton was born and brought up in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, and studied English Literature at the University of Wolverhampton before becoming a journalist and communications officer. He has won prizes in numerous short story and flash fiction competitions and has been highly commended in the Bath Flash Fiction Awards and shortlisted in the Bridport Prize and Cambridge Prize. His debut novel is due to be published in 2025. Richard lives near Manchester.

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