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Tom Stacey

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I am from the wild lands of Essex, and have been all my life.

I've always been a student of history. My first history teacher at secondary school taught me that there are only five letters in the word history that matter: 'story.' Ever since then I've been hooked.

I'm somebody who loves to read. I love Bernard Cornwell's earlier works like the first Sharpe novels and the Warlord Chronicles. I've experienced the can't-put-down quality of Wilbur Smith's Courtney novels. I'm a big Conn Iggulden fan (Emperor and Conqueror series) and love A Song of Ice and Fire - who doesn't?

Arguably my favourite author is the late David Gemmell. His simple historical fantasies really struck a chord with me when I was younger, and encouraged me to write my own st
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Tom Stacey Sometimes I do something else to take my mind off of it. Sometimes you just have to sit down and write, even though you know what you're writing is…moreSometimes I do something else to take my mind off of it. Sometimes you just have to sit down and write, even though you know what you're writing is terrible. It's like pushing through a membrane back into cool, clear waters.(less)
Tom Stacey A second novel, completely unrelated to Exile.
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