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Stephen Marc Matthews
Born July 1, 1953 (67)
Bovington, England
Occupation Author
Language English
Genre Children: reluctant readers, Adults: domestic abuse, thriller, suspense war
Spouse Diane Elizabeth Matthews (m.2010)

Stephen Marc Matthews (born July 1, 1953) is an Australian children's author and adult novelist. His children's books have been published in Australia, United States, Canada and the UK.

Matthews was educated in the UK, where he worked in the finance and banking industries. Upon migrating to Australia, he purchased a share in an industrial business in Western Sydney.

At age 55 Matthews retired from business to become a writer. Matthews then suffered an unexpected debilitating spinal problem, resulting in a series of operations and procedures. It was not until he reached 61, that Matthews finally commenced his writing career.

Matthew's children's books have been published in Australia, the UK, United States and Canada. His work in children literacy at home and abroad (India and South Africa) has been acknowledged in the Australian State Parliament.

Children's Books

  • The Psycho Scientist
  • Lord Grott of Grott Hall
  • Brain in a Box
  • Slugs' Revenge
  • Charming
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