Matthew Batham

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Matthew S Batham has had stories published internationally in a number of publications, including Dark Moon Digest and The London Journal of Fiction. He has published three novels, a children’s fantasy called Lightsleep; Bloodline, a vampire novel for young adults, and When the Devil Moved Next Door. He is also the author of two short story collections, Creeping into the Light and Bitter Pill. All available on Completely Novel.

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    The Hobbit
    Matthew Batham reviewed The Hobbit, Pure escapism , and earned+10
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    Esther Gabriel posted a message to Matthew Batham The title intrigued me :) I am looking forward to reading it. With warm regards, Esther and gained+3
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    Matthew Batham posted a message to Esther Gabriel Hi Esther, thanks for adding Creeping Into the Light to your library. I hope you enjoy it. Please...Hi Esther, thanks for adding Creeping Into the Light to your library. I hope you enjoy it. Please review it if you have time - even if it's not all good, all feeback is valuable. Thanks. Matthew (more) and bagged+3
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    James Guy Roberts posted a message to Matthew Batham Hi, Matthew. Good to meet you. I wouldn't feel nervous. As a matter of fact, it sounds like yo...Hi, Matthew. Good to meet you. I wouldn't feel nervous. As a matter of fact, it sounds like you way ahead of me in the publishing of fiction. I look forward to reading your collection. Thanks. -- George (more) and earned+3
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    Matthew Batham posted a message to James Guy Roberts Hi James, thanks for adding my collection to your reading list. Looking at your background I am s...Hi James, thanks for adding my collection to your reading list. Looking at your background I am slightly nervous! I'd be very interesting in hearing about potential markets for short fiction. I have been published in a number of small press titles and websites, but many of these have closed. Are there any paid-for magazines that bridge the gap between genre writing and outright literary writing that you know of. I've tried Granta, but realise I'm punching above my weight with that one! (more) and received+3
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    Matthew Batham posted Just found Octagon Magic on Amazon - some really cheap used version available too. Vhttp://www.a... in Top 5 childhood books and bagged+5
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    Matthew Batham posted Wow - how wonderful to have met Alan Garner. Such an unusual children's writer. Have you tried se... in Top 5 childhood books and bagged+5
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