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Roderick Gordon and Brian Williams

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Roderick Gordon was born, grew up and went to university in London. He worked in corporate finance in the City until 2001. He counts a number of writers and poets among his ancestors such RD Blackmore, Philip Doddridge and Matthew Arnold plus two paleontologists and celebrated eccentrics, William and Frank Buckland. He recently moved with his family from London to north Norfolk.

Brian Williams grew up in Zambia until moving to Liverpool with his family in the seventies. He attended The Slade School of Fine Art and, after graduating, has continued with painting, writing and film-making, which has encompassed both his own films and also working as art director and acting in a number of UK productions. He presently lives in Hackney.

Genres: Young Adult Fiction
   1. The Highfield Mole (2005)
     aka Tunnels
   2. Deeper (2008)
   3. FreeFall (2009)
   4. Closer (2010)
   5. Spiral (2011)
   6. Terminal (2013)
Roderick Gordon and Brian Williams recommends
The Familiars (2010)
(Familiars, book 1)
Adam Jay Epstein and Andrew Jacobson
"A captivating story that puts a fresh spin on the classic fantasy tale by telling it from the animals' point of view. Prepare yourself for more twists and turns than you can shake a wand at, and cliff-hangers by the dozen!"

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