Fletcher Moss won the Times/Chicken House Children's Fiction Competition 2012 with his swashbuckling novel The Poison Boy. He works as an assistant head teacher at a school in Greater Manchester, having previously worked as a classroom teacher, shelf-stacker and van driver in France and Spain.
He lives in Manchester with his wife and young daughter. He is also the author of the novel Lifers, written under the name M.A. Griffin.