Curriculum Vitae


A decade in the software industry as a programmer, analyst, trainer, manual writer and helpdesk. Working for a software house I helped develop and implement systems for Unilever Export and Parcel Force. As a freelance I created software for Barclays Bank, Shell and a donations tracking system for a charity.

Eight years as a teacher (of ITC, GCSE English and Maths) in a private international school. Also produced the school's publicity material (print and web).

Ten years freelance. Tree Tongue's first book was published in 2003.


Degree in English Literature from the University of Exeter.

A Levels in Maths and Economics.


Sailor, musician, gardener.