VJ Books Presents Author Michael White!
Michael White (born 1959) is a bestselling british author. He studied at King's College London (1977-1982) and was a Chemistry lecturer at d'Overbroeck's College, Oxford (1984-1991).
His first novel Equinox, an occult mystery, reached the Top Ten in the bestseller list in the UK and has been translated into 35 languages. A recent non-fiction book is Galileo: Antichrist, a biography of the great scientist and religious radical.N
White has also written three novels under the name Sam Fisher - State of Emergency, Aftershock and Nano. They form The E-Force trilogy.
White writes under two further names, Tom West and Sam Fisher mentioned above.
A further novel by White features Galileo, Elizabeth and the like. It is called "The Venetian Detective".
He has the unique distinction of being the only person in the world who has appeared in three Top 10 charts _ as a novelist, as a non-fiction writer and as a pop musician. Michael has sold over 4 million books in 40 languages. He has appeared on TV and Radio around the world.
White has been a science editor of British GQ, a columnist for the Sunday Express in London and, in a previous incarnation, he was a member of the '80s pop band, The Thompson Twins (1982). Between 1984 and 1991 he was a science lecturer at d'Overbroeck's College in Oxford before becoming a full-time writer.
He moved to Australia in 2002 and was made an Honorary Research Fellow at Curtin University in 2005.
In 2013, he co-authored the mystery Private Down Under with bestselling author James Patterson.
White now lives in Perth, Australia with his wife Lisa and their four children.
Michael White Bibliography
Equinox - 2006
- Medici Secret - 2008
- Borgia Ring - 2009
- State of Emergency - 2009 (as Sam Fisher)
- Aftershock - 2010 (as Sam Fisher)
- Nano - 2011 (as Sam Fisher)
- Art of Murder - 2011
- Kennedy Conspiracy - 2012
- Titanic Enigma - 2013
- Private Down Under - 2013 (co-authored with James Patterson)
- Stephen Hawking: A Life in Science - 1992
- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: The World's Greatest Composers - 1992
- Isaac Asimov: The Unauthorised Life - 1993
- Einstein: A Life in Science - 1993
- Breakthrough: The Quest to Isolate the Gene for Hereditary Breast Cancer - 1994
- Darwin: A Life in Science - 1995
- Science of the X-Files - 1996 (Young Adult)
- Isaac Newton: The Last Sorcerer - 1997
- Life Out There - 1997 (Young Adult)
- Alien Life Forms - 1997 (Young Adult)
- Mind and Matter - 1997 (Young Adult)
- Super Science - 1998 (Young Adult)
- Weird Science - 1998 (Young Adult)
- Leonardo: The First Scientist - 2000
- Thompson Tiwn: An 80's Memoir - 2000
- Rivals: Conflict as the Fuel of Science - 2001
- Tolkien: A Biography - 2001
- Pope and the Heretic - 2002
- C.S. Lewis: The Boy Who Chronicled Narnia - 2003
- History of the 21st Century - 2003
- Machiavelli: A Man Misunderstood - 2004
- Fruits of War: How Military Conflict Accelerates Technology - 2005
- Coffee with Isaac Newton - 2007
- Galileo: Antichrist - 2008
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