Andrew Norman was born in Newbury, Berkshire, UK in 1943. Having been educated at Thornhill High School, Gwelo, Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), Midsomer Norton Grammar School, and St Edmund Hall, Oxford, he qualified in medicine at the Radcliffe Infirmary. He has two children Bridget and Thomas, by his first wife.
From 1972 - 1983, Dr Andrew Norman worked as a general practitioner in Poole, Dorset, before a spinal injury cut short his medical career. He is now an established writer whose published works include biographies
of Charles Darwin, Winston Churchill, Thomas Hardy, T. E. Lawrence, Adolf Hitler, Agatha Christie, Enid Blyton, Beatrix Potter, Marilyn Monroe, and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Andrew married his second wife Rachel, in 2005.
Andrew Norman enjoys writing biography books in an endeavour to resolve unexplained questions about the people involved. Furthermore, Andrew Norman loves the thought that his readers can choose to accompany him on his journey of discovery.
He has also written books of general and historical interest and most recently a book on how religious fundamentalism can be prevented.
Please browse through Andrew Norman's website to discover more about his books.