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Roderick Gordon

Biography

Roderick Gordon

Roderick Gordon was born and grew up in London. He also went to university in London where he was supposed to be reading biology but instead spent far too much time in the various student bars with his future writing partner, Brian Williams. He went on to do corporate finance in the City until 2001 when he was thrown out for excessive daydreaming. He counts a number of writers and poets among his ancestors such RD Blackmore, Philip Doddridge and Matthew Arnold, and, not least, the two paleontologists and celebrated eccentrics, William and Frank Buckland (which probably explains much). Having recently moved with his family from London to north Norfolk, he is frequently to be found on the M11 as he commutes back and forth to his garret in Islington.

Roderick Gordon

Books by Roderick Gordon

by Roderick Gordon and Brian Williams - Adventure, Fiction, Mystery, Young Adult 10+

Creeping into the open through cracks in the earth, the Styx have surfaced, and are now infesting England like some parasitic scourge --- carriers of a bizarre black secret that will place every last Topsoiler in mortal peril. Unless Will Burrows puts a stop to the propagation. Can Will, Chester and Elliott find a way to squash the threat?

by Roderick Gordon and Brian Williams - Adventure

At long last reunited with his dad, Will now spends his days exploring the "land of the second sun.” Chester, meanwhile, has finally returned Topsoil. But an army of darkness is on the march. And the ruthless Rebeccas have once more cheated death.