Tom Williams

About me

After decades of producing business reports and non-fiction, I am finally writing the novels I always wanted to write. ‘The White Rajah’ (about James Brooke in Borneo) was published by JMS Books in 2010 and this was followed by ‘Cawnpore’ in 2012. A book based around the British invasion of Argentina in the Napoleonic Wars should be next.

From my website

The Duchess of Richmond's Ball

A few weeks ago, I mentioned that I was researching the Duchess of Richmond's ball - the famous party that she gave on the eve of Waterloo. I mentioned that it is one of the most famous parties ever given, and that I was nervous of getting the details wrong.After…

Books for Christmas

The Christmas cactus is coming into flower, so it must be time to give my suggestions for books you might like to read this Christmas.Let's get the obvious over with first. Accent publish my books in both Kindle and paperback. People usually prefer to give paperback books as gifts, and…

It's been an exciting few days.This weekend, Carol McGrath has hosted an article of mine about Waterloo on her blog. It suggests that Waterloo might not have been the British victory it is usually presented as. Why not nip over and have a look at it?Meanwhile the latest Historical Novel…

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