Peter-Adrian Altini is a South African novelist, screenwriter and university lecturer based in Paris, whose short stories have been published in the Fish Anthology (2019), Iron Horse Literary Review (2021) and Storgy Magazine (2021). His short story ‘Hanna. With 2 Ns’ will appear in the upcoming South African anthology, Short, Sharp, Stories (2023). Gentleboys, his first novel, was the winner of the 2005 Ernst Van Heerden Creative Writing Award. He has also written the limited TV series It Could Have Been Us, optioned by Mainstreet Pictures and is currently seeking representation for his latest novel, Salt Water Pool Boy.