Stuart Bone was born and raised in Essex, England. After twenty years working as an accountant in the London banking industry he quit his job to concentrate full time on his writing career. He began with humorous fiction, setting each of his novels in the fictional English county of Tenhamshire. Stuart then branched out into literary fiction, beginning with the psychological suspense novel, Reflections. With more books planned in both genres, Stuart continues to see his writing career go from strength to strength.