Christopher Russell is a writer and musician based in London, and the author of Mockstars.

When he was thirteen, Chris started a band with his best friend George – this band became The Lightyears, and they are still touring the world and getting into all sorts of scrapes. Mockstars is based on his experiences with the band, and you can find out more at www.MockstarsTheNovel.comHe has also worked as a music reviewer and features writer, and is currently writer-in-residence for Byte the Book.

Scientifically-speaking, Chris is 96% hair.