Peter J Merrigan was born in Northern Ireland and became interested in writing from an early age. He was first published at the age of 17.
He went on to study a Bachelor of Arts in Writing at university in London. He has worked in advertising and marketing for almost 20 years and now freelances as a copy writer.
Peter returned to Ireland in 2016 where he now lives with his partner.
His latest novel is an Irish-based, Celtic-themed story set c. 2,300 years ago. You can read more about it here.