Marc Scott was born and bred in the heart or East London. His dark and gritty writing style has earned him much praise with readers.
He worked in the video and film industry for more than twenty years. the highlight of which was spending twelve months as a marketing manager for a distribution company based in Hollywood. More recently he spent several years working with youth offenders as part of his role associated with the court service. It was here where he became deeply moved by the tragic story of one young girl who struggled to come to terms with the neglect and abuse she had suffered throughout her life. Her case inspired him to write his first novel House of Straw.
The book has received excellent reviews from both bloggers and book buyers and the sequel House of Sticks is being scheduled for release at the end of 2021.
Marc lives in Essex and has three children. He is a keen sports fan and has an undying passion for Leyton Orient Football Club.
House of Straw will be featured in a Book Blog Tour organised by Bookonthebrightside Promotions in July 2020.