Howard Sounes

HOWARD SOUNES is the bestselling author of meticulously researched and revelatory books of biography, history and true crime, published in the UK, USA, and in translation around the world, including Charles Bukowski: Locked in the Arms of a Crazy Life and Down the Highway: The Life of Bob Dylan. He has written widely about popular music and the arts, but his background is as a news journalist, in London, UK, where he was born and lives. He was working as a newspaper reporter in 1994 when he broke the story of the British serial murderers Fred and Rosemary West, going on to write his first bestseller, Fred & Rose, which has sold nearly 300,000 copies.