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Mark Hodder - Author

About the Author

A former BBC writer, editor, journalist and Web producer, Mark Hodder has worked in all the new and traditional medias. He was based in London for most of his working life until 2008, when he relocated to Valencia in Spain.

Featured books by Mark Hodder

A Red Sun Also Rises

A Red Sun Also Rises

Author: Mark Hodder Format: Paperback Release Date: 16/01/2014

A man without faith. A woman without hope...On Ptallaya, we are welcomed by the Yatsill. The creatures transform their society into a bizarre version of our own, and we find a new home beneath the world's twin suns.

Other books by Mark Hodder

A Red Sun Also Rises

A Red Sun Also Rises

Author: Mark Hodder Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/09/2018

Secret of Abdu El Yezdi

Secret of Abdu El Yezdi

Author: Mark Hodder Format: eBook Release Date: 06/04/2018

Philip K. Dick Award-winning author Mark Hodder continues his Burton & Swinburne Adventures with a steampunk adventure set in an alternate England teetering on the edge of annihilation...After barely surviving his discovery of the source of the Nile, explorer Sir Richard Burton returns home to fame, glory, and a knighthood from his highness King George V. But he also receives another titleKing's Agent...for Burton may be the only man who can save England from doom.Once he is brought into the king's service, Sir Richard is trusted with a shocking truth: ever since the assassination of Queen Victoria, those in power have been guided and advised by a spiritAbdu El Yezdiwhose wisdom has brought about incredible progress and prosperity.Unfortunately, the voice of El Yezdi has fallen silent just as a controversial alliance is about to be formed with the Central German Confederation. More suspicious still are the disappearances of a number of England's most brilliant thinkers and builders, with no clue as to who is responsible.Now, aided by his own circle of unlikely and unconventional allies-including the devilishly lewd poet Algernon Swinburne-Sir Richard must delve into the darkest reaches of both the mystical and machine worlds if England is to survive a coming storm unlike anything ever imagined...

Return of the Discontinued Man

Return of the Discontinued Man

Author: Mark Hodder Format: eBook Release Date: 06/04/2018

Philip K. Dick Award-winning author Mark Hodder continues his Burton & Swinburne Adventures in an electrifying tale in which the future and the past collideand the world itself may be altered forever...Years ago, a madman from the future assassinated the beloved Queen Victoriawhich inadvertently sparked the explosion of scientific and industrial advancement that thrust England into a technological age beyond anything ever imagined. And the effects of that event are about to be felt more than ever.When a renowned scientist attempts to experiment on the assassin's time-travelling suit, he unleashes a wave of chaos and conflicting timelines, resulting in blood red snow falling from the sky, and the adventurer Sir Richard Burton being tormented by jarring visions of alternate realities that are somehow both unavoidable and yet changeable. Time and reality may have just reached their breaking point.But most disturbing of all, the legendary Spring Heeled Jack has returnedin several different places at the same time! These numerous "e;Jacks"e; are all very confused, very irritable, and very dangerous...And they are all looking for Sir Richard Burton.

Rise of the Automated Aristocrats

Rise of the Automated Aristocrats

Author: Mark Hodder Format: eBook Release Date: 06/04/2018

Time is twisted, worlds are changed, and fates are intertwined in this thrilling final chapter of the Burton & Swinburne Adventures from Philip K. Dick Award-winning author Mark Hodder.In 1890 the renowned adventurer and explorer Sir Richard Burton could sense his impending death...Until he was suddenly alive, young and strong in the year 1864-a past that he remembers well, but which is definitely different from what he previously lived through. Burton's amazement is heightened when he is reunited with his loyal friend, the eccentric poet Algernon Swinburne, who is equally nonplussed at being somehow transported into his former self at the moment of death.Before long, Burton and Swinburne-joined by many of their brave compatriots-find themselves once again being pulled to and fro by the streams of time in an adventure that may decide the fate of humanity.For while Burton, Swinburne and company have employed time travel to save the empire and her subjects, that technology has now fallen into the wrong hands. England's ruling class are transforming Burton and Swinburne's beloved England into a nightmare where those in power-along with their merciless clockwork enforcers-oppress and enslave the masses.And now, Burton and his friends will have to find a way to heal the damage time travel has done to the world if they are ever going to save it...

The Rise of the Automated Aristocrats The Burton & Swinburne Adventures

The Rise of the Automated Aristocrats The Burton & Swinburne Adventures

Author: Mark Hodder Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/09/2015

Burton and Swinburne return for their final thrilling adventure! Sir Richard Francis Burton's expedition has returned from the future, bringing with it knowledge of technologies which must remain secret for history to follow its natural course. Betrayed by one of their own, Burton and Swinburne watch in horror as the Empire's elite use this knowledge to secure their positions for all eternity, branding any who oppose them as enemies of the State. Can their band of hunted revolutionaries overthrow the ultimate automated autocrat - their King?

The Return of the Discontinued Man The Burton & Swinburne Adventures

The Return of the Discontinued Man The Burton & Swinburne Adventures

Author: Mark Hodder Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/08/2015

Burton and Swinburne return in a new wildly imaginative steampunk adventure, and this time they're facing their greatest foe... Leicester Square, London. Blood red snow falls from the sky and a strange creature, disorientated and apparently insane, materialises out of thin air. Spring Heeled Jack has returned, and he is intent on one thing: hunting Sir Richard Francis Burton. Burton is experiencing one hallucination after another; visions of parallel realities and future history plague his every thought. These send him, and his companions, on an unimaginable expedition - a voyage through time itself...

The Secret of Abdu El Yezdi The Burton & Swinburne Adventures

The Secret of Abdu El Yezdi The Burton & Swinburne Adventures

Author: Mark Hodder Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/08/2014

The Beast has been summoned. History will be unmade. Freshly knighted by King George V for discovering the source of the Nile, Sir Richard Francis Burton has been made an agent of the Crown. His mission: solve a series of high profile disappearances and - even more astonishing - locate the spirit of a dead mystic, Abdu el Yezdi. Burton and Swinburne are back and fighting for their very existence...

The Return of the Discontinued Man The Burton & Swinburne Adventures

The Return of the Discontinued Man The Burton & Swinburne Adventures

Author: Mark Hodder Format: Hardback Release Date: 07/08/2014

Burton and Swinburne return in a new wildly imaginative steampunk adventure, and this time they're facing their greatest foe... Leicester Square, London. Blood red snow falls from the sky and a strange creature, disorientated and apparently insane, materialises out of thin air. Spring Heeled Jack has returned, and he is intent on one thing: hunting Sir Richard Francis Burton. Burton is experiencing one hallucination after another; visions of parallel realities and future history plague his every thought. These send him, and his companions, on an unimaginable expedition - a voyage through time itself...

Expedition to the Mountains of the Moon

Expedition to the Mountains of the Moon

Author: Mark Hodder Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/09/2012

Expedition to the Mountains of the Moon

Expedition to the Mountains of the Moon

Author: Mark Hodder Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/04/2012

The Curious Case of the Clockwork Man

The Curious Case of the Clockwork Man

Author: Mark Hodder Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/06/2011

Burton and Swinburne in the Strange Affair of Spring Heeled Jack

Burton and Swinburne in the Strange Affair of Spring Heeled Jack

Author: Mark Hodder Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/04/2010

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