Biography

Biography

Lloyd Tosoff is a Canadian singer, songwriter, painter and novelist. His songs have been play-listed on radio around the globe and his novels acclaimed by Kirkus Reviews. Although today Lloyd's focus is on his novels, he remains as a renaissance man tapped into a well-spring of creativity and artistic expression.

A prolific natural born storyteller with a descriptive writing style, Tosoff's novels create energy and excitement that keep readers on the edge of their seats through action driven plots with surprising twists and turns. Clever dialogue and well crafted narrative draw the reader into story-lines with gripping conflict from the opening first sentence to a satisfying ending. Tosoff's work is well researched and his character development colorful and believable.

Lloyd transitioned from his role as an accomplished chief executive in an award winning company that he was instrumental in building to pursuing his love of the written word in 2009. His first novel “The Consultant” written under a pen name reached #2 in Kindle Crime Fiction in the UK.

He is working on a new writing project set in ancient England, Secrets of the Moor is set in Briton’s earliest times when its sparse population was made up of nomadic Viking ancestors, Celts who roamed the rugged terrain of Wales and Europeans who crossed the ancient land bridge of Doggerland before it sank into the North Sea. It is a fictional portrayal of the perilous journey of a nomadic tribe from their post Ice-Age beginnings in the rugged northern Isles to the banks of the River Avon in southwest England where the strange story of a mysterious connection to the occult unfolds.

As a student of the Creative Writing program at the University of Toronto Lloyd completed the study of advanced screenwriting in 2013. His formal study has been an invaluable tool in creating the gripping narrative and interesting character development that consistently results in top Kirkus Reviews and readers who give 5 star reviews to his work. Tosoff's work is well researched and his character development colorful and believable.

John Ellis
"One of the best traditional country songwriters I've ever worked with. The younger generation could really benefit from giving his work a listen. He's the real deal."
~ John Ellis, producer