I had decided that I might occasionally highlight any, local to me, authors of fiction that I could track down.
No sooner had I had the thought, than I came across a suitable candidate, advertised on a flyer in my local bookshop window, in Frome, Somerset.
The advert itself, was for an event being hosted this evening, Tuesday 13th July 2010, in Frome Library, where he will be discussing the first, and soon to be released second part, of his trilogy about Nostradamus. Unfortunately, I will be unable to attend the event, but both the books and the author sound most interesting.
The author in question is called Mario Reading. He was born in Dorset, but raised in several European countries, before returning the University of East Anglia, where he completed two years study in Comparative Literature, specializing in French and German literature and translation, before dropping out and returning to his nomadic travels. Read more