Pete Oxley is a writer and public speaking coach who lives in the English Home Counties. He enjoys reading and writing in a wide range of areas but his main passions are sci-fi, fantasy, historical fiction and Steampunk. His influences include HG Wells, Charles Dickens, Neil Gaiman, KW Jeter, Scott Lynch, Clive Barker and Joss Whedon.
He is the author of the historical fantasy novels "The Infernal Aether" and "The Demon Inside". Book 3 in the series, to be titled "Beyond the Aether" will be out summer 2017. You can get a free copy of "A Christmas Aether", the follow-up novella to "The Infernal Aether" by joining Pete's readers list at peteroxleyauthor.com.
In non-fiction, Pete is the author of "The Wedding Speech Manual". Check out www.perfectweddingspeech.com for free guides and access to Pete's exclusive wedding speech training course.
He lives with his wife, two young sons and a slowly growing guitar collection. Aside from writing and willingly speaking in front of large crowds of strangers, Pete spends his spare time playing music badly, supporting football teams that play badly, and writing about himself in the third person.
The Infernal Aether: Book 1 in the Infernal Aether Series
The Aether always held the universe together… but in the nineteenth century, it just might tear it apart.
London, 1865. A world being torn apart by supernatural terrors.
A drunken adventurer who just wants a quiet life.
The Demon Inside: Book 2 In The Infernal Aether Series
How can you save the world when it's impossible to tell friend from foe?
Augustus Potts is in trouble. The runic sword that gives him his supernatural powers is also turning him into the one thing he fears and despises the most: a demon.