Martin Goodman’s award winning roster of books, both fiction and nonfiction, draw on his work and travels around the globe. He is Emeritus Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Hull, and has degrees from Leeds University, and a PhD in Creative Writing from Lancaster University. ‘Such narrow, narrow confines we live in. Every so often, one of us primates escapes these dimensions, as Martin Goodman did. All we can do is rattle the bars and look after him as he runs into the hills. We wait for his letters home.’ ~ The Los Angeles Times He lives with his husband, James Thornton, between London, Suffolk, Los Angeles and the South of France.