Mark Hodder

The Rise of the Automated Aristocrats
  • The Rise of the Automated Aristocrats

  • Mark Hodder

    Burton and Swinburne return for their final thrilling adventure!

    Sir Richard Francis Burton’s expedition has returned from the future, bringing with it knowledge of technologies which must remain secret for history to follow its natural course.
    Betrayed by one of their own, Burton and Swinburne watch in horror as the Empire’s elite use this knowledge to secure their positions for all eternity, branding any who oppose them as enemies of the State.

    Can their band of hunted revolutionaries overthrow the ultimate automated autocrat – their King?

A former BBC writer, editor, journalist and web producer, Mark Hodder has worked in all the new and traditional medias. He was based in London for most of his working life until 2008 when he relocated to Valencia in Spain to de-stress and write novels. He can most often be found at the base of a palm tree, hammering at a laptop. To find out more, visit