Vernon William Baumann was born in Ermelo, South Africa. He obtained a B.A. (Hons) degree in English at the University of the Free State. He then spent eight years working as a copywriter in the local advertising industry, living in Johannesburg and Cape Town. After much procrastination he eventually began writing in earnest and has three titles on Smashwords.
He lives in Bloemfontein with his wife, dogs and cats and lectures at the UFS when not writing.
Vernon William also writes under the name, Vernon W. Baumann, focusing mostly on the crime thriller genre.
What does a ritualistic murder in 1940’s South Africa have to do with the end of the world?
What is the Third Chamber?
And why will the Guardians of the Chamber die – and kill – to protect its terrifying secrets?
Part Science-fiction, part murder mystery, The Third Chamber is a bizarre journey into a world where nothing makes sense. Yet where everything has a secret meaning.
Dare you enter?