Tim Clare is a poet and author. As a stand-up poet, he has toured three solo shows internationally, and has performed his work on BBC2, Radio 1, 2, 3, 4 and 6. He presented the series HOW TO GET A BOOK DEAL on Channel 4. His non-fiction debut, WE CAN’T ALL BE ASTRONAUTS was published by Ebury and won Best Biography/Memoir at the 2009 East Anglian Book Awards. THE HONOURS is his debut novel.