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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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The last TimeRiders book is out in the UK...but is it all over? Nah!!!!!!
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"The TimeRiders is a great book that has hooked me for the rest of the series. The blurb for this book is brilliant. How can you not be intrigued by this?

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"Blurb: Liam O'Connor should have died at sea in 1912.

Maddy Carter should have died on a plane in 2010.

Sal Vikram should have died in a fire in 2029.

Yet moments before death, someone mysteriously appeared and said, 'Take my hand . . .'


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"Having just read the second of this series I believe it is time I retrace my steps and quickly review this fine novel. Of course if you want a more interesting read jump on to the second review.

As far as YA reads go TimeRiders is brilliant. There'..." Read more of this review »
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The Eternal War by Alex Scarrow
“I am no coward sir! I shall stand and fight!"
"Well, I am," said Sal. "So can we go... please?”
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"Well, I am," said Sal. "So can we go... please?”
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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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