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The Author

Born in South Africa, Richard Parkes moved to the United Kingdom in the 1970ís to complete a veterinary education at Cambridge.  His great affection for both his native and adoptive countries colours the pages of this book. Richard now lives with his Danish wife, Heidi, in the market-town of Alresford in Hampshire.

The Book

Set in both South Africa and the British Isles the plot of Richard's first novel, Horse Painter, follows the trials and tribulations of a complex family with a fine mix of descriptive writing, romantic episodes and intrigue.

A new novel by author and veterinary surgeon 

Richard Parkes



Publication Date : November 1st 2006




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