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About

Eric Peterson

Eric's debut novel, Life as a Sandwich, was a finalist in the San Diego Book Awards. His second novel, The Dining Car, won the IBPA Benjamin Franklin Gold Medal for Popular Fiction, the San Diego Book Award Gold Medal for Contemporary Fiction, and the Readers' Favorite Book Award Silver Medal for Literary Fiction.

His third novel, Sunshine Chief, a sequel to The Dining Car, won the IBPA Benjamin Franklin Silver Medal for Popular Fiction and was named a finalist in the Literary Fiction category of the Readers' Favorite Book Awards.

Museum of the Unknown Writer, Eric's fourth book, is a collection of seventeen food, wine, and travel essays originally penned for the online daily magazine Pillar to Post.

PHOTO CREDIT: TERESA PETERSON

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