Welcome to my page: www.hegyipublications.com. 

I am a scientist and novel writer. I have over 35 scientific publications in journals, conference proceeding and in the private media. In 2004 I was interested in novels and since that I published 5 books:

  1. Journal to the Big World travels around the world as a scientist and author.
  2. Death Can Wait Stories from Cancer Survivors. I recovered from Prostate Cancer; also 34 other stories of cancer survivors.
  3. The Stroke That Changed My Life. After Stroke, I was unconscious for 4 weeks and when I came to life, my right side was paralyzed and my vocabulary was reduced to 20 worlds. My recovery story.
  4. If it wasn’t for Celibacy, I would have been a Priest. Short stories about religion, politics and life.
  5. Technological changes in scientific publications and novel writing. I described the technological changes from 1960 to the present, including the changeover from traditional to self-publishing.(Soon to be published)  

  • I was a refugee in 1956, escaping from Hungary to Austria
  • 9 month later I got a scholarship to Edinburgh University to do a B.Sc. degree.
  • I graduated with a B.Sc. in Forestry in 1961.
  • In 1969 I graduated with an M.Sc. degree in Biometrics from the University of Toronto
  • I was a Research Scientist for 10 years in B.C.
  • I was a Director, Forest Inventory Branch for 10 years
  • I was writing books for 10 years
  • My latest book: available by October 31, 2015


Read my books at: The Stroke – That Changed My Life. My recovery from paralysis and speech. | Journey to the Big World – My travels around the world. | If it wasn’t for Celibacy, I would have been a Priest. Short stories. | Death Can Wait – Stories from Cancer survivors. | From Traditional to Self-publishing. Technological Changes.  By October 2015. Visit www.amazon.com type in Frank Hegyi and chose the price acceptable to you.