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CollectionsYour library (90)

Reviews67 reviews

Tagsfantasy (52), dragons (10), demons (10), sword and sorcery (9), trilogy (8), epic (5), historical fiction (4), epic fantasy (2), Prophecy of the Kings (1), David Burrows (1) — see all tags

MediaBook (90), Paper Book (82), Audiobook (4), Ebook (1)

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About meDavid Burrows is the author of the award winning fantasy trilogy the Prophecy of the Kings (Gold Award 2010 and the prequel Drachar's Demons. Prophecy of the Kings was also Book of the Month on Sample chapters and reviews can be found at David's website

David has lived in Blackpool, Liverpool, Edinburgh and he now resides in the garden of England, Kent. He was a Captain in the TA (2/52 Lowland), an experienced mountain climber and more recently has taken part in Saxon/Viking re-enactment. David's fantasy writing has benefited from these real life experiences: hours slogging up and down mountains and fighting in a shield wall and although never maimed or killed, David has broken bones on several occasions, so the fighting at times has felt very real.

As with most aspiring authors, David's writing is part time, with the plots progressing in the evenings and holidays and also during his wife’s pregnancies. At times David's tales seemed to naturally take the characters into extreme peril, and for months he was left wondering as to their fate. Refusing to rewrite the tale to rescue them he patiently waited before inspiration struck and the story continued at a fast pace to the next cliff-hanger. Suffice to say David's two sons have now grown up and, as the quill dries, are of an age to read and appreciate this work and to develop their own writing. As to the characters in David's tales, they too have grown older and wiser; as to whether they survived the tale, only reading the novel will tell.

David hopes you take time to check out his works and enjoy them.

About my libraryI like reading and writing fantasy, but enjoy other genres. Historical fiction and some thrillers. I also used to read Westerns and horror.

GroupsFantasyFans, Historical Fiction, The Green Dragon


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Real nameDavid Burrows

LocationMaidstone, Kent

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Member sinceNov 28, 2008

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