Angela Marsons: Biography
Angela Marsons’ story of how she turned out to be an author is a remarkable one. It is indeed a rags to riches story where after 25 years of facing rejection, Angela made 1,000,000 in sales. Her love for writing started from her school days. She used to pen down all the stories that came in her mind and safeguard it but she never tried to exhibit her talent.
It was only because of the continuous push from her husband that Angela started to take part in short story competitions. Angela made a winning entry in the competition and three of her other stories were short-listed. This gave her courage and confidence to write more. Finding it hard to get a publisher, Angela self published some of her works before entering into the category of crime novels which brought ultimate fame for her.
‘Silent Scream’ was Angela’s debut crime thriller which had a wide reach and was listed as number one Amazon best-seller in UK for more than a month. The book also made to top 5 in U.S and secured rights deals in ten countries from Germany to Lithuania.
The follow up novels, ‘Evil Games’ and ‘Lost Girls’ also created record by topping the Amazon list across the world. The response and success received for her works made Angela quit her job of security Guard at Merry Hill Shopping Centre to concentrate on writing.
Angela who currently lives in the Black Country with her partner along with bouncy Labrador and a parrot claims that her dream has finally come true.