Dan Thompson

Biography

Dan lives in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire (England) with his young daughter and his shabby dog, Skye.

He is the Author of the charity poetry book Life is all but a vast array of Colours and phobia Novella The Caseworker's Memoirs. His first full length novel, A YA Fantasy entitled The Black Petal will be available soon. Here Lies Love is his first foray into the NA and Dystopian genres.

A lover of YA and fantasy fiction, you can often find him writing on his blog, writing book reviews and connecting online with other writer-type people and interviewing authors. Dan grew up reading Enid Blyton's The Famous Five series, secretly coming up with his own inventive adventures, and R.L Stine's The Goosebump series, before turning to the works of Philip Pullman, Eoin Colfer and Marcus Sedgwick and slipping away into alternate realities. He also loves a good Historical Thriller too. Deborah Harkness, Danielle Trussoni and Dianne Gray are some of his favourite authors who write for adults.

You can keep up to date on his website http://danthompsonauthor.com and he tweets on twitter under @dan_pentagram - you can also follow him on his Author Facebook page facebook.com/theblackpetal

Where to find Dan Thompson online


Where to buy in print


Books

The Black Petal (The Black Petal, #1)
Price: Free! Words: 75,400. Language: British English. Published: May 16, 2017 by Autumn Orchard. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Come and Enter this magical tale of fantasy and myth, battles and warriors, and meet the host of memorable characters.
The Golden Lyre (The Black Petal, #2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,690. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017 by Autumn Orchard. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The Black Petal was just the beginning. Choices need to be made. The Seriburg Wastelands smoulder with ash, destruction, and bodies ... But two bodies stir beneath a phoenix. With all hope of getting home lost, Jack and Blake must learn to get along, to embrace their shared soul. Tricked by an oracle, Jack feels betrayed and embarrassed. Blake doesn't know how he feels. And Lucia is dead. Right?
Ana's Trial: A Fantasy Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016 by Autumn Orchard. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In a time before the pyramids and the Pharaohs and the glory, Egypt was home to nomadic travellers. Ana is one such person, and heir to a tribe she doesn't want to lead. She's but fifteen years and longs for exploration. But duty is knocking on her door. A trial awaits her. The weight of her father's expectations is heavy.
Here Lies Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,070. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014 by Autumn Orchard. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Horror » General
Would death be less painful than life? When she is sold by her father, Abbey discovers that nightmares can occur when you’re awake. Trapped inside a wooden cage, Abbey is forced to listen to the horrors and atrocities above; time ticking down until it is her turn. But Abbey isn’t prepared to become a victim; she will escape.

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adventure    coming of age    dystopian    egypt    epic    fantasy    fiction    greek    heroine    horror    magic    mythology    new adult    norse    palm reading    pyramids    teenage    thriller