Ken Methold


Ken Methold was born in Worthing, West Sussex, UK and educated at the local grammar school and the Institute of Education, University of London. He taught drama in England for several years, then lived abroad, initially in Thailand for the British Council and then in various Asian countries as an editorial consultant to a major international educational publisher. He later worked professionally in children’s film and television as a writer and producer.

Ken has been writing professionally since his last years at school, and apart from a large body of educational titles he has had novels published and plays, film and television scripts produced. He is currently working from home part-time as an editorial consultant for an educational publisher, writing yet another novel and enjoying being the Artistic Director of an amateur theatre company specializing in audio drama for vision impaired children and adults.

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The Adventure of the Kidnapped Kanakas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,720. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A must for Sherlock Holmes fans. This original story, set in Queensland towards the end of the 19th century, follows Holmes and Watson as they expose the murderous activities of the exploiters of the indentured sugar plantation workers.

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