Christopher Booker is a noted author, journalist and social commentator. His books include Seven Basic Plots and The Real Global Warming Disaster.
Christopher Booker writes for the Sunday Telegraph and is the bestselling author of The Seven Basic Plots, a hugely popular analysis of why we tell stories. Other books include The Real Global Warming Disaster, The Great Deception and Scared to Death (all published by Bloomsbury Continuum). He has been an author and journalist for nearly 50 years, and was the founding editor of the satirical magazine Private Eye.
Richard North has in recent years won a reputation as one of Britain's
most expert defence analysts, through his Defence of the Realm blog. Formerly a
research director in the European Parliament, North is also a political analyst
through his EU Referendum blog, which examines Britain's place in the world
with particular reference to its membership of the European Union.
He has co-authored four bestselling books with the Sunday Telegraph
columnist Christopher Booker, including Scared To Death: From BSE To
Global Warming, How Scares Are Costing Us The Earth (2007)
and The Great Deception (2005), a comprehensive history of the
European Union. He is the author of Ministry of Defeat (2009).