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Richard Knight - Author

Richard Knight lives with his family in Saddleworth, Oldham, where he combines teaching and writing for both children and adults. His writing has been broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and his first children's book, Winter Shadow, was published by Barefoot Books in 2009.

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The Court Painter's Apprentice
Richard Knight
This gripping psychological thriller captures the power of a young apprentice portrait painter to see deep into the character of those he is painting. When Johann's talent is spotted by master painter Hugo he has little idea of his capabilities....
Lovereading Price: £4.79 - Saving £1.20 (20%) Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/01/2012
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