Richard Bacon


Richard Mark Bacon BSc(Hons)

Richard Bacon was born in Nottingham, England, where he still resides with his wife and daughter.

Richard has had a keen interest in books and reading since an early age, as well as a highly active imagination. Now a 'grown up' he has begun writing down his ideas and is now almost constantly working on, or thinking about, new ideas and adventures.

You can read Richard's work in the following books:

'Cinders - The True Legend', a modern retelling of the Cinderella story.

'Time, Space and Taxes', a collection of Science Fiction and Fantasy short stories.

The short story 'Special Delivery' by Richard is also available within the 'Pocketful of Moondust' anthology for children published by Rebel Books LLP.

Where to find Richard Bacon online


Tales from the Edge - A Child's Play Story Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,580. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A collection of stories and poems for children of all ages, from 1 to 101! This is a charity anthology with all proceeds being donated to the Child's Play charity.
Time, Space and Taxes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,770. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A Collection of 10 Science Fiction and Fantasy Short Stories. From the end of the world, even the end of the universe, murder, zombies, ninja vampires and much, much more, all in this anthology of short stories. Oh and the inevitable taxes too.
Cinders - The True Legend
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,380. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
(4.00 from 1 review)
The classic fairytale of Cinderella is boldly re-imagined in a modern and original style for the 21st century. In a land ruled by dark magic, Ella's life is changed forever by her evil stepmother. Now together with a group of mercenaries known as the 'White Rats', and a mysterious stranger known as Arran, they must journey on a quest to save the Kingdom. Can it all end happily ever after?

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