Paul Brown

Paul Brown writes about history, true crime and sports. His writing has appeared in The Guardian, FourFourTwo and Longreads. His latest book is The Ruhleben Football Association: How Steve Bloomer’s Footballers Survived a First World War Prison Camp. He lives in the North East of England.

Stories By Paul Brown

The Obsessive Life and Mysterious Death of the Fisherman Who Discovered The Loch Ness Monster

A humble Scotsman saw something strange in the water—and daringly set out to catch it—only to have lecherous out-of-towners steal his fame and upend his quest.