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Thomas H. Cook

Thomas H. Cook is one of North America's most respected crime writers. He won an Edgar award for his novel The Chatham School Affair and has been shortlisted for the award six times, most recently with Red Leaves (Quercus 2006). He lives in New York City and Cape Cod, Massachusetts.
Thomas Hardy

Born in 1840, Thomas Hardy is one of the nation's best-known novelists. The author of such classics as FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD, TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLES and JUDE THE OBSCURE, Hardy is renowned for his novels set in the Wessex landscape.
M. John Harrison

M. John Harrison (1945 - ) Michael John Harrison is the author of, amongst others, the Viriconium stories, The Centauri Device, Climbers, The Course of the Heart, Signs of Life, Light and Nova Swing. He has won the Boardman Tasker Award (Climbers), the James Tiptree Jr Award (Light) and the Arthur C. Clarke Award (Nova Swing). He lives in Shropshire.
Pamela J. Hastings

Previous titles include Creative Sewing Projects, Sewing Shortcuts, Serger Shortcuts, Home Decorating Basics
Topper Headon

Topper Headon joined the Clash in 1977. He was there for the five crucial years of the band before being sacked in 1982.
Cicely Herbert

EDITOR BIOGRAPHY:Three compilers who alone determine the selection of poems:Judith Chernaik ? American academic from Brooklyn, now a London resident.Gerard Benson ? widely published professional poet, gives regular poetry performances, lives in Bradford.Cicely Herbert ? widely published, London resident, also professional poet.
J. Christopher Herold

The late J. Christopher Herold was born in Czechoslovakia and educated in Geneva before taking American citizenship. He was a cosmopolitan qualified to write about an era which affected a world and left a lasting imprint on history.
Mary Jo Hiney

Previous titles include: Fabulous Fabrics, Beautiful Foundation-Pieced Quilt, Creating With Lace, Romantic Silk Ribbon Keepsakes, Making Romantic Fabric Covered Boxes
Bryan Hitch

Bryan Hitch is a renowned comic book artist. He is also the co-creator and artist behind both The Authority and The Ultimates along with Mark Millar. Marvel Comics Editor-in-Chief, Joe Quesada attributed much of the current popularity of comics in the movies to the style of Bryan's work and Time Magazine named The Ultimates as the most influential comic book of the last decade. Bryan lives in Leatherhead, Surrey.
Jocelyn Kerr Holding

Previous titles by the author include: Trompe L'Oeil Stencilling, Stencil Style
Michel Houellebecq

Michel Houellebecq lives in County Cork, Ireland. He is the bestselling author of Atomised, Platform, Lanzarote and Whatever. He is also a poet, essayist and rap artist.
Mark Huckvale

Mark Huckvale is a Senior Lecturer at University College London. Trained as a scientist and engineer, he uses computers to research into the working of human speech. He has designed a number of new sudoku-like puzzles and authored many puzzle books. He also supplies puzzles to magazines and newspapers including the INDEPENDENT.
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