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John Townsend

John Townsend is a full time writer who focuses particularly on helping boys enjoy reading. He has written both fiction and non fiction but usually focuses on non fiction. Before becoming a full time writer, John spent 25 years teaching in schools, he has been the Head of Drama, a Special Needs Coordinator and also the resident writer/storyteller in a primary school. As a writer he visits schools regularly to talk to children about his books. He runs boys literacy projects and has been named a ...See more