Steve Voake is the award-winning author of 24 books for children and young people. He was Senior Lecturer on the MA in Writing for Young People at Bath Spa University for 16 years and is a regular tutor for the Arvon Foundation. Steve has taught a Masterclass for The Guardian and tutored many successful authors including Emma Carroll, Jasbinder Bilan, Jess Butterworth, Lesley Parr, Chris Vick, Laura James and Nizrana Farook.

The idea for my story was born in a workshop with the world’s greatest writing coach, Steve Voake.” David Hofmeyr, Author of ‘Stone Rider’.