Brian Levison is a writer, poet, amatrue chorister and lover of classical music. He wrote the libretto for an oratorio Exodus and has published two books of poetry. He lives in Oxford and is co-principal of Poetry Direct poetry press. Frances Farrer writes for the Independent and the TES. She won the Vogue Young Journalists Award. Her most recent book is the oficial biography of Sir George Trevelyan. Her children's stories, published by Gollancz, were broadcast on Radio 4. She lectures in Oxford and New York.