Mogridge, Stephen

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(1915-1986) UK author of tales, usually in series, for children and Juvenile Series markets, who also wrote as by Jill Stevens, publishing in all over thirty titles in the 1950s and early 1960s. He is best known for the nonfantastic New Forest sequence; of sf interest is the Peter sequence, beginning with Peter and the Flying Saucers (1954) and ending with Peter's Denmark Adventure (1958). The sequence is undemanding, featuring young Peter in adventures involving Inventions and Aliens and Spaceships, and more. [JC]

Stephen Mogridge

born Thanet, Kent: 26 December 1915

died New Forest, Hampshire: September 1986





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