Tom Becker





Tom Becker

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Since Tom Becker learned to hold a pen, he wanted to become a writer. In fact, when he was 5 years old, he wrote in a notebook that it was his dream was to be an author. Aged 25, Tom has realised that dream with publication of his first novel, Darkside in January 2007.

Tom's early enthusiasm for books and reading was encouraged by his parents who were voracious readers. Their family home was cluttered with bookcases and piles of novels. Tom spent most of his childhood curled up in an armchair reading fantasy novels by Brian Jacques, and later graduated to grown-up novels by David Eddings and Guy Gavriel Kay.

Tom studied History at Oxford University and was struck by the otherworld-ly atmosphere of this academic institution. He used to spend
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Average rating: 3.90 · 2,004 ratings · 231 reviews · 19 distinct works · Similar authors
Darkside (Darkside, #1)
3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 1,030 ratings — published 2007 — 18 editions
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Lifeblood (Darkside, #2)
3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 376 ratings — published 2007 — 6 editions
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Nighttrap (Darkside, #3)
4.1 of 5 stars 4.10 avg rating — 151 ratings — published 2008 — 3 editions
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The Traitors
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 139 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Timecurse (Darkside, #4)
4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 105 ratings — published 2009 — 3 editions
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Blackjack (Darkside, #5)
4.4 of 5 stars 4.40 avg rating — 88 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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While The Others Sleep
3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 95 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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Afterwalkers
4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2014
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Dark Room
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 6 ratings — expected publication 2015
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Darkside - Die Gilde der Diebe
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0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2010
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Darkside Lifeblood Nighttrap Timecurse Blackjack
Darkside (5 books)
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