Dr Ian Mortimer has been described by The Times as 'the most remarkable medieval historian of our time'. He is best known as the author of The Time Traveller's Guides: three have been completed to date, namely Medieval England (2008); Elizabethan England (2012) and Restoration Britain (2017). He is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries.
He also writes in other genres. His latest novel, 'The Outcasts of Time', takes place across the years 1348-1942. His first three novels, the Clarenceux Trilogy, set in the 1560s, appeared under his middle names, 'James Forrester'. His next book will be a memoir about the meaning of running, entitled, Why Running Matters.
He lives with his wife and three children on the edge of Dartmoor. For more information, see www.ianmortimer.com