Nick Brooks was born and still lives in Glasgow. He achieved a First Class Honours Degree in English from Glasgow University, where he also graduated from the M.Litt in Creative Writing.
He has worked in a variety of jobs, including musician, cartoonist and stained glass window maker.
Nick has written two novels. His first, My Name is Denise Forrester, was published by Phoenix Press in 2005 and his second, The Good Death, was published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in 2006.