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Alex Scarrow

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I live a nomadic existence with my wife Frances, and son Jacob. For now we're living in Norwich. I spent the first 10 years out of college in the music business chasing record deals and the next 12 years in the computer games business as a graphic artist and eventually a games designer. For those of you who like their computer games, here's some of the titles I've worked on:
Waterworld, Evolva, The Thing, Spartan, Gates of Troy, Legion Arena
Since signing up as an author with Orion, I seem to spend most of my time hunched over my laptop in various cafes and coffee bars sipping lattes, tapping keys and watching the ebb and flow of shoppers outside on the street. As I write this, I'm awaiting the launch of my next book - the sequel to , LAST LI
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Hi there peeps. Well, as we approach release date for ReMADE there are exciting things afoot. MacMillan (my publishers) have made a series of very creepy promo videos which will be aired here on this website and on social media to coincide with the last few days before release.Also...on July 14th I'll be on a panel at an evening event at Waterstones in Birmingham. The panel is called 'Jeepers C... Read more of this blog post »
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"Blurb: Liam O'Connor should have died at sea in 1912.

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Graeme Stokes Hi Alex, Thanks for accepting my Friendship... your nomadic lifestyle sounds interesting, only trouble at my end if i moved the children would find me ... Mmmmm


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