Mark Stary lives in The Blue Mountains of New South Wales, Australia. He is a 25 year veteran of his country's Navy. Mark has also served in retail and as an IT specialist. A prolific reader all his life, his first major article was published in 2007 in an International Naval magazine. Since then he has always dreamed of writing a novel but a demanding career left little time for this. A change in circumstances gave him his chance and The Coconut Rebellion was born. His second novel 'The Goblin Forest' is due out in early 2019.
Mark lives with his wife and two children who he pranks and tells dad jokes till they take revenge and lock him up in the garage as punishment.