Mark Wilson

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Mark Wilson is married father of two, born in Bellshill, Lanarkshire and currently living in Edinburgh with his wife, their son, Patrick and baby daughter, Cara.
Mark left Bellshill Academy in 1991, qualification-free. And worked his way through a huge number of jobs including, window-cleaner, delivery driver, Levi’s salesman, microbiologist and cinema usher.
Mark returned to full time education nine years later, earning his Highers and a degree in micro-biology before entering teaching.
Mark currently teaches Biology in a Fife secondary school and is founder of Paddy’s Daddy Publishing, a company he set up to assist Scottish authors. He writes in his spare time, in lieu of sleep.

Mark has published several fiction novels through Paddy’s Daddy Publishing. The semi-autobiographical coming of age, Bobby’s Boy. Psychological thriller, Head Boy. The dEaDINBURGH Series. The techno-thriller, The Man Who Sold His Son. International thriller and bestselling Naebody’s Hero. Mark’s Lanarkshire-based novels can be found as a collection in the Lanarkshire Strays series.

His novels have been well received and feature Scottish characters. Mark is currently working on Book 2 of the dEaDINBURGH Trilogy.
Mark is also co-founder of Paddy’s Daddy Publishing

You can visit Mark at You can also connect with Mark on twitter: @bellshillwilson

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Trailer for dEaDINBURGH Praise for dEaDINBURGH: “dEaDINBURGH is an intriguing read, and a breathtakingly assured and fearless foray into Horror writing by an author who literally takes it up a gear with every new release he unleashes into the world.”- Ryan Bracha, author of Tomorrow's Chip Paper and Paul Carter is a Dead Man.