Augustus John Roe

Augustus John Roe is a writer, language teacher and martial artist based in Hanoi, Vietnam.

Originally from the U.K., he has spent the last decade in Asia writing, teaching language and studying martial arts.

Augustus’ book: The Martial Arts Of Vietnam – An overview of the history and styles (The Gioi Publishers, 2016) is available in paperback and Kindle editions through

Augustus has recently completed the ‘Cambridge Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages’ (Delta) and is currently working on both an ELT (English Language Teaching) training book and a series of articles related to the field.

Augustus’ feature novel—inspired by his experiences training martial arts in Asia—will also be available early next year.