Former Features Editor of the Independent, now freelance for a variety of international newspapers, including the Sunday Times and The Times. A licensed aircraft pilot, he has flown throughout Europe and America, and was the founder and first editor of the aviation magazine Flyer. He is the author of three travel books on the sights, history and culture of southern Spain. He is married and lives in Kent.
Praise for Semana Santa: 'The claustrophobia of an introverted society is portrayed with subtle skill: the personal passions come across with intensity and power. Semana Santa is a satisfying full-blooded read' The Times Praise for Epiphany: 'Mystery, menace and guilt building tension to a seismic explosion' Daily Telegraph Praise for Solstice: 'Hewson's inventiveness never flags the characterization and dialogue are way above thriller norms, and the science is ingenious and plausible' Sunday Times