July 21, 2021 Marc

Until 21st August 2021, The Last British President is on sale at only US$5.00* at Draft2Digital and you can download a copy through this link: *Regional prices may vary due to local exchange rates. This price is not available on Amazon.

July 21, 2021 Marc

The Last British President, translated into Spanish will be available as a paperback and Amazon Kindle and other outlets from around October 2021. The book is currently being translated by a qualified translator who is also a member of the Argentine College of Translators and their grasp of English is excellent, bearing in mind the nuances of the English language. Finding the right translator for the job has not been an easy task because there are so many different disciplines – technical being just one of them – and understanding the flow of a novel is essential. It’s also true…

July 21, 2021 Marc

In March 2019 I was interviewed by an Italian journalist living in Buenos Aires who writes for Versione Argentina and we spoke about the recent launch of The Last British President. Here’s a short extract and you can read the rest in the link below. Q: How long have you been an expat in Argentina and when did you feel you had enough material for a book? I’ve been living in Argentina since 2005, but it wasn’t until around 2013 that the idea of the book came to me. This was during the latter years of the Kirchner regime and…

July 21, 2021 Marc

Characters In The Last British President This post is spoiler-free When I first started writing the book, I had less than a handful of characters in mind, so others appeared dynamically as the story unfolded. However, I knew that I wanted the main character  to be an extension of my imagined self, as a president of some far flung South American republic, probably with some traits that I have personally aspired to and some that I actually possess. As the story progressed, he seemed to grow into the part, but he was becoming a little one dimensional, so I had to…