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20/12/1951 Writer Peter May is born

Peter May is a Scottish television screenwriter, novelist, and crime writer. He is the recipient of writing awards in Europe and America. The Blackhouse won the U.S. Barry Award for Crime Novel of the Year and the national literary award in France, the CEZAM Prix Litteraire. The Lewis Man won the French daily newspaper Le Télégramme's 10,000-euro Grand Prix des Lecteurs.


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  • Personal 

  • Television career 

  • French connections 

  • Second Life 

  • The Lewis Trilogy 

  • Coffin Road 

  • Books, television and film writing credits