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Paul Wornham

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Paul is the author of the novel The Philanthropist's Danse and The Mercy Contracts.

Paul grew up in the city of Bath in England, a place that everyone should see before they die.

Paul began his work life as a bookseller with WHSmith in the UK before they convinced him to sell music instead. He sold music and movies on both sides of the Atlantic over the next decade and a half, shifting with the times and technology from vinyl to CD and from VHS to DVD. In 2000, the emergence of Napster and file sharing convinced him the music business was over for retail and he bailed out.

In 2002 he earned an MBA from the University of Alberta, joined a small medical device manufacturer based in Edmonton and traveled to China and all over North America.


Average rating: 3.79 · 519 ratings · 90 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
The Philanthropist's Danse
3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 496 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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The Mercy Contracts
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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The new year brings the exciting news that my second novel, The Mercy Contracts, is now available to buy from (almost) everywhere.

You can now enjoy the thriller ebook from your retailer of choice including Barnes & Noble, Apple iBooks, Kobo, Scribd and PageFoundry.

All links can be found here, including to international Amazon stores and the Paperback.

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