Ruth Padel is an award-winning poet, journalist and broadcaster. She lives in North London with her daughter.
James Patterson has had more New York Times bestsellers than any other writer, ever, according to Guinness World Records.Since his first novel won the Edgar Award in 1977 James Patterson's books have sold more than 240 million copies. He is the author of the Alex Cross novels, the most popular detective series of the past twenty-five years, including Kiss the Girls and Along Came a Spider.Mr. Patterson also writes the bestselling Women's Murder Club novels, set in San Francisco, and the top-selling New York detective series of all time, featuring Detective Michael Bennett. He writes full-time and lives in Florida with his family.
Harry Pearson was born and brought up on the edge of Teesside. He is the author of eight works of non-fiction. The Far Corner - A Mazy Dribble through North-East Football, was runner-up for the William Hill Prize and has been named as one of the Fifty Greatest Sports Books of All Time by both the Observer and The Times. He wrote a weekly sports column in the Guardian from 1996 to 2012, and won the 2011 MCC/Cricket Society Prize for his book about Northern club cricket, Slipless in Settle. He lives in Northumberland.
Julie Anne Peters
Julie Anne Peters is the critically acclaimed author of Keeping You a Secret, Between Mom and Jo, Define 'Normal' Far from Xanadu and Luna, a National Book Award Finalist.
James Phelan is the bestselling and award-winning author of twenty-nine novels and one work of non-fiction. From his teens he wanted to be a novelist but first tried his hand at a real job, studying and working in architecture before turning to English literature, spending five years at a newspaper and obtaining an MA and PhD in literature. The ex-CIA character of Jed Walker was first introduced in The Spy, which was followed by The Hunted, Kill Switch, Dark Heart and The Agency. James has also written five titles in the Lachlan Fox thriller series, and the Alone trilogy of young adult post-apocalyptic novels. A full-time novelist since the age of twenty-five, he spends his time writing thrilling stories and travelling the world to talk about them.To find out more about James and hisbooks, visitwww.jamesphelan.comFollow and interact with Jameswww.facebook.com/realjamesphelanwww.twitter.com/realjamesphelanwww.instagram.com/realjamesphelanwww.whosay.com/jamesphelan
Meredith Ann Pierce
She's a recognized and well-known author among fans of the young adult fantasy genre and the cross-over adult market she has received a multitude of wards and fellowships since publication of The Darkangel, her very first book
Off Track Planet
The Off Track Planet website has reached over four million online readers worldwide and has an average of 100K visitors per month. OTP has over 10,800 Facebook "likes," 33.6K Twitter followers, 683 Instagram followers, and 10K email subscribers. They've been featured on New York Daily News, The Huffington Post, Metro News, Gadling (AOL's blog), Art of Backpacking, Budget Globetrotting, and in Publishers Weekly, who named the first edition of this book one of the Top 10 Travel Books of 2013.
Amy Plum grew up in Birmingham, Alabama and currently resides in the Loire Valley, France. Die for Me is her first novel. You can read her blog at www.amyplumbooks.com
Matthew Polly is an award-winning travel writer. A Princeton University graduate and Rhodes Scholar, his work has appeared Esquire, Playboy, The Nation and Slate. This is his first book.
Over the past decade, Scottish photographer Colin Prior has journeyed more than a million miles seeking out the world's last wild places and peoples. His unique style of work has received considerable critical acclaim, including awards for work with British Airways. Prior's previous books Highland Wilderness and Scotland: The Wild Places have arguably transformed our perception of wilderness. To purchase your own Colin Prior prints visit www.colinprior.co.uk