Alastair MacNeill was born in Scotland in 1960 but was brought up in South Africa from the age of six. He eventually returned to live in the UK in 1985 and remained for twenty years but has now moved back to live in South Africa.

Alastair’s  most recent novels, published by Victor Gollancz/Orion are The Devil’s Door, Moonblood, Double Blind, Damage Control and Counterplot.