Marc Turner was born in Toronto, Canada, but grew up in England.
He graduated from Lincoln College, Oxford University, in 1996 with a BA (Hons) in Law, and subsequently worked at a top ten law firm in the City of London. After more than ten years in the legal profession he gave in to his lifelong writing addiction and started upon a new career path. He now works full-time as a writer.
He lives in Durham, England with his wife and the alien who masquerades as his son.