Tim is a former journalist whose first book was the memoir 'The Scent of Dry Roses'.
It won the PEN/JR Ackerley Prize for Autobiography and is now published as a Penguin Modern Classic.
His first novel, 'White City Blue', won the Whitbread First Novel Award. Tim’s most recent novel, 'Fearless', is a mythic, political, dystopian fable about a group of 1000 girls confined to an institute in a time of terror.
Tim writes for a wide range of publications and frequently appears on TV and radio as a commentator and critic.