About the Author
John Barrett is a professional archivist. He has published popular and academic books and articles on genealogy, paleography, Scottish history and prehistory. He now lives picturesquely among the Cairngorm mountains of Scotland where he cycles, walks, climbs, cultivates his garden - and creates historical fiction for young people.Christine Clerk has degrees in maths and physics, and a particular interest in electro-magnetism. Her artwork has appeared in numerous historical books including John Barrett?s (pre)historical children?s novel The Salt Trader?s Boy. The Whitestone illustrations reflect a lifelong fascination with archaeo-astronomy and European prehistory.