About Peter J Merrigan

Peter J MerriganPeter was born in Northern Ireland, the second son of a small (by Irish standards) family.

He studied a Bachelor of Arts in Writing at university in London and remained in England for 20 years before returning to Ireland.

His current work-in-progress is an Irish-based, Celtic-themed novel set c. 2,300 years ago. You can read more about it here.

The Work in Progress

Enter the epic world of a land at war—2,000 years ago.

In a bold move, Peter J Merrigan turns his hand from contemporary thrillers to the brave Celtic warriors of yesteryear. Join him as he details his experience in researching, writing, and falling in love with the proud and fiercely independent people of Ireland’s past, and two boys’ extraordinary journey into adulthood. Living and dying by the sword has never meant so much… until now.

Follow the story now in Peter’s Work in Progress.