Rosie Garland

Born in London to a runaway teenager&44; Rosie has always been a cuckoo in the nest. She is an eclectic writer and performer&44; ranging from singing in Goth band The March Violets through touring with the Subversive Stitch exhibition in the 90s&44; to her current incarnation as Rosie Lugosi the Vampire Queen&44; cabaret chanteuse&44; incomparable … Continued

Joanna Glen

Joanna Glen read Spanish at the University of London&44; with a stint at the Faculty of Arts at Córdoba University in the south of Spain. She went on to teach Spanish and English to all ages&44; and&44; latterly&44; was a school principal in London. She has edited a variety of non-fiction books and her short … Continued

John Harding

John Harding is one of Britain’s most versatile contemporary novelists. He is the author of four novels&44; all very different from one another. He was born in and grew up in a small Fenland village in the Isle of Ely&44; Cambridgeshire. He was educated at the village school and local grammar school and read English … Continued

Araminta Hall

Araminta Hall has worked as a journalist since 1994 at some of Emap’s biggest titles&44; including Bliss Magazine and New Woman. Since 2000 she has freelanced for a variety of magazines and national newspapers. She lives in Brighton with her husband and three children.

Will Hodgkinson

Will Hodgkinson was born in Newcastle and brought up in Richmond&44; Surrey. He is the author of Guitar Man (2006)&44; Song Man (2007) and The Ballad Of Britain (2009)&44; and presented the Sky Arts television series Songbook. He has written for the Guardian&44; Mojo and Vogue and is currently the chief rock & pop critic … Continued