Edward John Crockett

Edward John ('Eddie') Crockett was born in Aberdeen, Scotland and educated at the Universities of Aberdeen and Zurich. After a seven-year spell as a lecturer at Zurich University, he moved into journalism and then into public relations and media consultancy. He is best-known as a translator and editor of major sporting autobiographies (Niki Lauda, Alain Prost, Muhammad Ali), volumes of art history (De Chirico, Raphael) and publications on European Union issues. He lives in Southern Brittany. This is his first work of fiction.