Dave Wright the author of Tug of War is a first time writer of a novel.
Born in a West Yorkshire mining village he had a conventional family upbringing. He had a first class basic education followed by 7 years grammar school education in Pontefract.
This was followed by a 35 year career in the technical side of the food industry. These 35 years at the sharp end of the real world have given him a gritty and very realistic outlook of life.
Early retirement in 2010 allows him time to indulge his varied interests. These being reading, walking, railway restoration and now writing. A follow up novel is about to begin.