VJ Books Presents Author Tom Holland!
Tom Holland was born on January 01, 1968. near Oxford and brought up in the village of Broadchalke near Salisbury, England. He obtained a double first in English and Latin at Queens' College, Cambridge, and afterwards studied shortly for a PhD at Oxford, taking Lord Byron as his subject, before interrupting the post graduate studies and moving to London.
Holland is an acclaimed British author who has written many books, both fiction and non-fiction, on many subjects from vampires to history.
He has adapted Herodotus, Homer, Thucydides and Virgil for BBC Radio 4. His novels, including Attis and Deliver Us From Evil, mostly have a supernatural and horror element as well as being set in the past. He is also the author of three highly praised works of history, Rubicon, Persian Fire and Millennium.
He is on the committee of the Society of Authors and the Classical Association.
Tom Holland Bibliography
Lord of the Dead - 1995
- Slave of My Thirst - 1996
- Supping with Panthers - 1996
- Attis - 1995
- Deliver Us from Evil - 1997
- Bonehunter - 2001
- Rubicon - 2003
- Persian Fire - 2005
- Forge of Christendom - 2008
- In the Shadow of the Sword - 2012
- Romans - 2012
Tom Holland Awards
- Hessel-Tiltman Prize in 2004 for Rubicon
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