Born in London, Conn Iggulden read English at London University and worked as a teacher for seven years before becoming a full-time writer. Married with three children, he lives in Hertfordshire.
Praise for Lords of the Bow 'Iggulden is in a class of his own when it comes to epic, historical fiction.' Daily Mirror 'Iggulden's Khan is superbly drawn' Daily Mail 'Written with great pace and panache, its battle scenes are both stirring and elegant' Daily Mail 'Iggulden!tells an absolutely cracking story!the pace is nail-biting and the set dressing magnificent.' The Times 'Iggulden weaves an entertaining tale of this world of men,swords, bows and the call of war and the plains.' Daily Express '...every bit as addictive as his Emperor books.' The Bookseller 'a well crafted and interesting journey!the love of the adventure tale is very much apparent in his writing.' International Express 'This book does not disappoint and will no doubt leave you desperate for more.' South Wales Argus Praise for Wolf of the Plains: 'I felt as if a blockbuster movie was unfolding before me and a blockbuster movie will surely emerge from this. Read the book before Hollywood takes it over ' Daily Express 'This is energetic, competent stuff; Iggulden knows his material and his audience ' Independent 'Epic historical fiction at its finest; enthralling, exciting and utterly believable. Volume two is eagerly awaited ' Yorkshire Evening Post