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Anonymous's is one of the most successful new porn dirctors in the UK. He lives in London with his girlfriend.

Jodi Picoult

Jodi Picoult is the author of twenty-one internationally bestselling novels, including My Sister's Keeper, House Rules and The Storyteller, and has also co-written two YA books with her daughter Samantha van Leer, Between the Lines and Off the Page. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband and three children. Jodi's UK website is www.jodipicoult.co.uk and she can be found on Facebook and Twitter at facebook.com/JodiPicoultUK and twitter.com/jodipicoult. She also has a YouTube channel www.youtube.com/user/JodiPicoultOfficial.

Josephine Wilkinson

Josephine Wilkinson has a BA, MPhil and PhD from the University of Newcastle. She has published four books including Mary Boleyn, the first published biography of Mary, Anne Boleyn, a book about Richard III and a collection of essays and papers on the princes in the tower. Find out more about Jo at www.josepha-josephine-wilkinson.blogspot.co.uk

Stephen King

Stephen King is the bestselling author of more than fifty books. His novels include Carrie, The Shining and Revival. His novel Under the Dome is now a major TV series. His novel 11.22.63 won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Mystery/Thriller as well as the Best Hardcover Book Award from the International Thriller Writers Association.Many of his books have been turned into celebrated films including Misery, The Shawshank Redemption and The Green Mile. Over the years, King has had various cameo roles in film adaptations of his books as well as playing rhythm guitar in the Rock Bottom Remainders, a rock and roll band made up of some of America's bestselling and best-loved writersHe was the recipient of the 2003 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He lives with his wife, novelist Tabitha King, in Maine, USA.

Wendy Hilling

Wendy Hilling lives in Devon with her Husband Peter and her Canine Partner, Teddy. Wendy was born with Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa. It causes her skin to blister and tear at the slightest knock. Despite the odds against her survival, she has worked, owned horses and has had two children. She believes that anything is possible; it is just a matter of finding ways around difficulties. With the help of Canine Partners she trained Teddy to be her assistance dog and he has saved her life in ways she could never imagine.

Whit Stillman

John Whitney 'Whit' Stillman is an American writer-director perhaps best known for his 1990 film Metropolitan, which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. He also wrote and directed Barcelona, The Last Days of Disco and Damsels in Distress. His screen adaptation of Love & Friendship is set to premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2016. @WhitStillman

Whitley Strieber

Whitley Strieber is best known for his horror novels The Wolfen and The Hunger and for his non-fiction account, Communion. Strieber also co-authored The Coming Global Superstorm, which inspired the film about sudden climate change, The Day After Tomorrow.

Will Buckingham

Will Buckingham is a writer, philosopher and Reader in Creative Writing at De Montfort University. He writes mainly fiction, philosophy and books for children - his first novel was published by Tindal Street Press and he has since published two philosophy books, a second novel and a children's picture book.

Will Schwalbe

Will Schwalbe has worked in publishing; digital media, as the founder and CEO of Cookstr.com; and as a journalist, writing for various publications including The New York Times and the South China Morning Post. He is on the boards of Yale University Press and the Kingsborough Community College Foundation. He is the coauthor, with David Shipley, of Send: Why People Email So Badly and How to Do It Better. Find out more about The End of Your Life Book Club on www.theendofyourlifebookclub.comtwitter.com/willschfacebook.com/will.schwalbepinterest.com/willschwalbe/

Will Smith

Will Smith is one of the most in-demand and respected comedians in Britain. He won the 2004 Time Out Award For Outstanding Achievement in Comedy, the 2005 Chortle Award for Best Headliner, and was nominated for the 2005 South Bank Awards in the Breakthrough Artist Category. He was also a main writer on Time Trumpet With Armando Iannucci and appeared on the multi-award-winning sitcom The Thick Of It.

Willa Marsh

Willa Marsh is the pseudonym of Marcia Willett, who has written several books for Headline which have been published with great success. In 1982 her husband was commissioned to write a book on sailing and they moved on board their ketch for twelve months, during which she started to write. Marcia Willett lives with her husband and their two Newfoundland dogs in a small Devon village on the edge of Dartmoor.

William Blacker

William Blacker lived in Romania from 1996 to 2004. He now divides his time between England, Romania and Italy. He has contributed articles and photographs to the Daily Telegraph, Ecologist, Art Newspaper and The Times. ALONG THE ENCHANTED WAY was shortlisted for the Dolman Travel Prize in 2010.

William Cook

William Cook is the author of Tragically I Was An Only Twin (Century), Ha Bloody Ha: Comedians Talking (Fourth Estate) and The Comedy Store: The Club That Changed British Comedy (Little, Brown). He has worked for the BBC and written for the Guardian, the Mail on Sunday and the New Statesman.

William Marsden

Julian Sher and William Marsden are investigative journalists, based in Canada. Their previous book, THE ROAD TO HELL (Knopf 2003) was a number one in Canada. It also won the Arthur Ellis Award for Best True Crime 2004 and was shortlisted for the Writers' Trust of Canada's Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing.

William Riviere

William Rivière was born in 1954 and brought up in Norfolk. After leaving Cambridge, he spent several years in Venice, and later worked in Japan and travelled extensively around the Far East. He is married to a painter, and teaches at the University of Urbino in Italy.

William Ury

William Ury co-wrote the Getting to Yes, which has sold over 5 million copies around the world. The Power of a Positive No, based on the popular Harvard course for managers and professionals, is Ury's eighth book and he has written widely on negotiation, conflict resolution and war prevention. In recent years, Ury has mediated personally between top Russian leaders and the president of Chechnya, gone head to head with Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and his political opposition, and discussed with the Dalai Lama how to negotiate the conflict over Tibet. Ury received a BA from Yale and an MA and Ph.D. in Social Anthropology from Harvard. He and his wife and three children currently live in Boulder, Colorado.

William Wall

William Wall's four novels, ALICE FALLING, MINDING CHILDREN, THE MAP OF TENDERNESS and THIS IS THE COUNTRY, have all been published to critical acclaim. He is also an award winning poet and short story writer, and the author of several works of fiction for children. His work has appeared in The Irish Times, New Irish Writing and has been broadcast on radio on RTE. He is married with two children and lives in County Cork, Ireland.

Willie Harcourt-Cooze

Willie Harcourt-Cooze grew up on a windswept island off the west coast of Ireland where a childhood spent making cheese, smoking fish and pickling fruit inspired his enduring passion for food and adventure. After travelling in Asia and South America, it was in Venezuela that Willie discovered his lifetime passion for chocolate, bought a hacienda and planted 10,000 cacao trees. He lives with his wife Tania and their three children in Devon and makes chocolate from bean to bar.