©Drew Neary Drew grew up in the North East of England where as a teenager he nurtured a deep fascination with science, science fiction, fantasy and rock music. Since graduating from University in Leicester he developed a passion for writing. While working as a Lecturer, he wrote several short stories and after meeting Ceri, began to co-write the novel Optics from which their debut “The Clockmaker” was born, and his writing journey truly began. The sequel to The Clockmaker, titled The perfect Child will be released later this year. Drew lives in Leicestershire with his young family. In his spare time he enjoys live music, wargaming, online gaming and playing football.