Agent : Bill Hamilton
Leo McKinstry is a first-class historian and author of the acclaimed Second World War trilogy Spitfire, Hurricane and Lancaster.
His biography of the nineteenth-century Liberal Prime Minister Lord Rosebery won the Channel Four Political Book of the Year in 2006. He has a column in the Daily Express and also writes regularly for the Daily Mail, Daily Telegraph, The Sun and the Spectator.
Born in Belfast, he was educated in Ireland and at Cambridge University.