Gareth Ward, a.k.a The Great Wardini, was born in Banbury, Oxfordshire in the UK in 1968.
He has a joint Honours Degree in Biology and Computer Science from the University of York and is a magician, hypnotist, author and bookshop owner.
Gareth's first book will be published by Walker Books in 2017.
Storylines Tessa Duder Award Winner 2016 for The Sin Chronicles, New Blood.
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