Francis Beckett is an author, journalist, playwright and contemporary historian. His 17 non-fiction books include biographies of four Prime Ministers as well as What Did the Baby Boomers Do For Us? (Biteback, 2010.) His short stories have appeared in collections published by Oxford University Press. Two of his plays are published by Samuel French – Money Makes You Happy and The Right Honourable Lady – and another won the Independent Radio Drama Productions award. His website is www.francisbeckett.co.uk and on Twitter he’s @francisbeckett.