Philip Whiteley is an experienced author and journalist. He publishes fiction under the byline PJ Whiteley, and is starting to attract critical acclaim for his novels, with their blend of humour, sport, romance and reflection. His first, Close of Play, was described by the Church Times as “well written and above all well observed” while Louis de Bernières, said of his second: “I very much enjoyed Marching on Together and was happily carried along by the wonderfully realised characters.”

Philip lives in Bedfordshire, plays guitar badly, and is married to a sex therapist.

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