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Dave Barry & Ridley Pearson

Originally posted September 2004

Peter and the Starcatchers

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The innocent curiosity of a 5-year-old girl has inspired an unusual writing partnership, which has now produced a prequel to J. M. Barrie's classic story Peter Pan. This book's authors are humorist Dave Barry and thriller writer Ridley Pearson. It was Pearson's daughter who brought the whole thing together.

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Dave Barry's recent bestselling books include his Peter Pan prequels, written with Ridley Pearson; his Christmas story, The Shepherd, the Angel, and Walter the Christmas Miracle Dog; and Dave Barry's History of the Millennium (So Far). He lives in Coral Gables, Florida.

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 Ridley Pearson is the author of more than twenty novels, including the Lou Boldt crime series, and several books for young readers. He and Dave Barry cowrote the award-winning children's novels Peter and the Starcatchers and Peter and the Shadow Thieves.

Find Dave Barry on the web: www.peterandthestarcatchers.com

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