About the authors
Iain McLaughlin has been writing for a living since 1985. He has worked on numerous comics in the UK and was editor of the Beano for a time. He has written novels, short stories, radio plays and some TV episodes, often working with regular writing partner Claire Bartlett. He wrote several stories in the Doctor Who universe, beginning with 2001's The Eye of the Scorpion, which introduced the character of Erimem. He has also written audios for Blake's 7 and radio plays of legendary sleuth Sherlock Holmes. He has also written numerous horror radio plays and created and wrote every episode of Imagination Theater's Kerides The Thinker radio series. His noir novel, Movie Star, was released by Thebes Publishing in 2015.
He was born and still lives in Dundee on the east coast of Scotland.
Claire Bartlett is a writer and journalist, who ahs worked extensively in comics and magazines. Working with her regular writing partner, Iain McLaughlin, she has worked on several radio and audio series, including Doctor Who and UNIT for Big Finish Productions and Imagination Theater's horror anthology series and Kerides the Thinker which she co-created and co-writes with McLaughlin. They have also written novels for Big Finish Productions, Telos Publishing and Thebes Publishing. She is currently working on a non-fiction book for publication in 2015.
Claire lives in Dundee.