Rod Humphris

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In his office you will find Rod typing, flanked by two enormous dogs, and surrounded by the ephemera he has collected on his travels.

“I always read. Since I can remember. First Asterix, then Willard Price, then Conan Doyle, then everything else. I've had a paperback jammed into my back pocket most days of my life. I remember wanting to write a book when I was about 12 and wanting to put everything into it”


“I've read every kind of book, but the ones I love most are stories of adventure, so that's what I write. I've put thousands of hours into learning to do it well. It's taken me a long time, but I've developed my own voice and my own style. I spend so much time with Si, my main character, that he seems as real to me as anyone

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Bloodstock

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Dead Ground

4.27 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2016 — 3 editions
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Go Fast

3.31 avg rating — 13 ratings3 editions
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Starlight

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Interview for NB Magazine

I have new interview with Paul Burke in NB Magazine, you can read it here:

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Bloodstock by Rod Humphris
"I thoroughly enjoyed this book. Fast paced adventure with a hero in the style of Richard Hannay. My first read of a book by Rod Humphris but I will definitely be looking out for more books by him. Thanks to Rod & The Pigeonhole for the opportunity to" Read more of this review »
Bloodstock by Rod Humphris
"I read this book via Pigeonhole which released a stave a day for ten days. It reminded me of an old fashioned type thriller being brought up to date. The storyline was very slick and polished with gunfights and well bred young women going missing and" Read more of this review »
Bloodstock by Rod Humphris
"Wow, what a thrilling ride this was! This is the first book that I have read by this author but it will definitely not be the last. I look forward to going back and reading the previous books in this series and many more, I hope, from Rod Humphris in" Read more of this review »
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HMS Ulysses by Alistair MacLean
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What a way to start a career as a novelist. I agree, for me this is his finest. I think I've read all of them, and there are several I really admire, but for it's purity and directness and impact this is brilliant. Even in this first novel, his voice ...more
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The White Goddess by Robert Graves
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I love this book. I don't care that it's a rambling monster. I don't even care if the author's conclusions are all right. For me, it's the questions it raises that matter. It changed the way I interpret our shared culture and history, not by offering ...more
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Really enjoying this so far. The narrator's voice is great and I feel taken into to the world of the story and I'm starting to care about the characters.
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