Toni Mount

Hello, I'm Toni

I'm a writer, history teacher and speaker. I bring history alive with my books, courses and talks, based on thirty years of personal and academic study. I enjoy sharing my enthusiasm for history and have academic, research and teaching qualifications - please browse these pages to find out how I can share our history with you

Toni Mount MA., BA (Hons)., Dip Creative Writing and Literature, Dip European Humanities, Cert Ed ...

"Pleasure should mingle with study so that the student may think learning an amusement, rather than a toil"

Thomas Wolsey 1473-1530


  • In 2009 my MA thesis was published - during my research I transcribed a medieval manuscript at The Wellcome Library known then as A Physician's Handbook (MS.8004). c1454 Part of the manuscript is a pilgimage from London to Jerusalem, thought to be unique and I believe I was first to fully transcibe and publish this pilgimage online on 24 April 2009. Now you can read the full transcript here
  • The Colour of Murder made it into the bestseller top 30 on the Amazon UK Crime, Thriller & Mystery list
  • The Colour of Murder is my new Seb Foxley novel and now available in paperback and on Kindle. The beauty of the cover is juxtoposed with the horror of the murders within - see my books for more
  • You can sign up for a regular newsletter from Seb Foxley for the followers of my medieval murder mysteries, PLUS you can download the unique eBook The Foxley Letters - no purchase necessary - just click the link
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  • Spotted today at Colchester Castle - clearly a great place to visit, with a wonderful gift shop!

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