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New Ghost Stories IV

Ben Cheetham

Ben Cheetham
Ben Cheetham

Ben Cheetham's stories have won awards and been shortlisted for several competitions, including Salt Publishing's Scott Prize for a full length short story collection. He's also a Pushcart Prize nominee.

His literary fiction has been published in The London Magazine, The Willisden Herald New Short Stories 3, The Grist Anthology of New Writing, Dream Catcher, Staple, Fast Forward: A Collection of Flash Fiction, Voice From The Planet (published by Harvard Square Editions), The Momaya Annual Review, Transmission, The Chaffey Review, Swill and numerous other magazines.

For those of you who enjoy genre fiction, he currently has a horror novella out as part of an anthology entitled Deadcore produced by the independent US publisher Comet Press. Ben lives in Sheffield, UK, where he divides his time between writing and chasing around after his eighteen-month-year old son.

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