Charlie Lovett is a New York Times bestselling author of The Bookman’s Tale. His other books include First Impressions, and The Further Adventures of Ebenezer Scrooge. Lovett is also a teacher and playwright, whose plays for children have been seen in more than 3,000 productions. He is a former antiquarian bookseller and an avid book collector. Lovett and his wife, Janice, split their time between Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and Kingham, Oxfordshire, in England.