John Baker was born in Hull in 1942. He has worked as a social worker, shipbroker, truck driver, milkman, and most recently in the computer industry. He has twice received a Yorkshire Arts Association Writers’ Bursary. Married with five children, he lives in York.
John Baker will be on a blog tour this Spring to launch his new book Winged With Death (Flambard Press). See John's [url=http://johnbakersblog.co.uk/]blog[/url] for more info.
There’s also a podcast interview with John Baker on the Yorkshire Post site:
[url=http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/outloud/Listen-online-Winged-with-Death.5071773.jp]Listen online Winged with Death[/url]
His previous books include:
White Skin Man (Orion Pbk, 2004) Pbk Feb 04
The Meanest Flood (Orion Pbk, 2003)
Shooting in the Dark (Orion Pbk, 2001) (Sam Turner)
The Chinese Girl (Gollancz, 2000) Gollancz Pbk Aug 00 (Stone Lewis)
Walking With Ghosts (Gollancz, 1999) Indigo Pbk Aug 00 (Sam Turner)
King Of The Streets (Gollancz, 1998) Indigo Pbk Aug 00 (Sam Turner)
Death Minus Zero (Gollancz, 1996) Indigo Pbk Aug 00 (Sam Turner)
Poet in the Gutter (Gollancz, 1995) Indigo Pbk Aug 00 (Sam Turner)