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Philip Gray

Philip Gray

Philip Gray Biography

Philip studied modern history at Cambridge University, and went on to work as a journalist in Madrid, Rome and Lisbon. He has tutored in crime writing at City University in London and serves as a director at an award-winning documentary film company, specialising in science and history. He lives in London.

Gray, under the pseudonym of Patrick Lynch, is the coauthor of six thrillers that have sold over a million copies worldwide. He published, as Philip Sington, Zoia's Gold, The Einstein Girl, and The Valley of Unknowing.

Philip's grandfather was a captain in the Lancashire Fusiliers and fought through the First World War. Years after his death, Philip came across a trench maps and military documents that his grandfather had kept, and in which he had recorded the events that befell his unit. Based on this information, Philip was inspired to write his thriller Two Storm Wood.

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