More About the Author
James Steen is an award-winning journalist, author, ghost-writer and collaborator. His latest book is The Kitchen Magpie, described as 'bonkers...brilliant loo reading...hilarious...joyful...'
He is co-author of The Devil in the Kitchen, the highly acclaimed autobiography of chef Marco Pierre White. Producer Ridley Scott is set to make a Hollywood biopic based on the book.
James collaborated on Raymond Blanc's memoir, A Taste of My Life, and Keith Floyd's final autobiography Stirred But Not Shaken (Radio 4 Book of the Week).
Regarded as 'The Chef's Ghost', he frequently works with and interviews the greatest cooks, as well as leading figures in other industries. He lives in London.