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Tony Thorne MBE


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The Author – Tony Thorne originally qualified as a professional Chartered Design Engineer, and built up a research and development company in Kent, England, specializing in such unusual projects as 30000C carbon fibre processing furnaces, liquefied helium gas pipelines, nuclear protection equipment and low temperature surgery instrumentation. The latter and its worldwide commercial success led to him being awarded an MBE by the Queen. Later, he accepted the position of Chief European Executive of an American Company specializing in microbiological analysis instrumentation and computer related products.

Now retired and living in Austria and the Spanish Canary Island of Tenerife, he writes mostly Science Fiction and Macabre Tales and has completed ten collections of short stories, including THE TENERIFE TALL TALES trilogy, FUTURE REASSURED, FUTURE UNCERTAIN, ROBOTS INCLUDED, MACABRE TALES, all available via the Internet and various outlets, including AMAZON, WH Smith etc. He has also just published the sequel to his first SF action novel POINTS OF VIEW, and a story collection, TALL SF TALES FOR TEENS, aimed at the fast growing Young Adults market.

His tall tales have been published in many magazines, anthologies and websites. Full information is on his website,