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Mike Rothery
Mike Rothery
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Books: 4
  • Profession: Writer & Sailboat Captain
  • Born: 29 December
  • Member Since: Nov 2018
  • Profile Views: 4,284
  • Followers: 8
  • Writing:

    Thrillers Supernatural Suspense Action & Adventure Fantasy

Writing for me is an endless adventure into the imagination, a passion that whiles away the times between voyages, languishing at anchor or tied up in marinas in the Caribbean and Atlantic Islands. I don’t strive for 'Best Seller' status, just hope my books are read and enjoyed by others. My stories are life-affirming adventures, often with a seagoing theme, a strong psychological slant, and sometimes venturing into the supernatural. I always develop a personal relationship with my characters, whom I believe form the backbone of any good story.

A self-published author under my own imprint, Weatherdeck Books, I'm currently working on my seventh novel, a whimsical tale of a disaffected voodoo spirit who ventures into the human world to find answers.

See my website: http://www.weatherdeckbooks.co.uk

Bio: Mike Rothery was born in 1949, in Yorkshire, England, and lived his first ten years at various military bases in France, Germany and Northern Ireland. The family returned to Yorkshire when his father retired from the RAF in 1960. Mike joined the Royal Navy in 1965 and served in various ships until 1990, when he embarked on a new career in software development. Retiring in 2010 he returned to the sea where he began his writing career. He now cruises the oceans in his yacht, Island Spirit.

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Book Views: 325

Diddle Dee

Publish Date: Dec 07, 2018

Genre: Supernatural Suspense, Action & Adventure

Mike Rothery's Books

Diddle Dee


Publication Date: Dec 07, 2018

Supernatural Suspense, Action & Adventure

Ocean of Delusions: a young woman's struggle with bereavement and psychosis


Publication Date: Jan 26, 2019

4.5 (2 ratings)

Bicentenary Boy


Publication Date: Sep 10, 2018

Supernatural Suspense, Action & Adventure, Fantasy

3.5 (9 ratings)

The Incomer: A Caribbean Odyssey


Publication Date: Dec 20, 2015

Supernatural Suspense, Action & Adventure

5 (5 ratings)

Mike Rothery Interview

  • On 02, 03 2019

    Mike Rothery interview

    From his earliest years, Mike Rothery had a passion for reading and devoured every book he could get his hands on. At school in England, he was fortunate to have an inspiring History Teacher, and it was a fascination with the past and encouragement from her that got him started writing. His first stories were mostly factually based, written in letters home from his... read full interview

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