John-Paul Cleary lives in the small town of Stonehaven in the North East of Scotland and is the author of the Convergent Space sci-fi space opera series.
His first book in the series - Convergent Space - peaked at number 1 in the Space Opera charts on Amazon UK in 2012 and has consistently featured in the top five for more than six months.
The second book in the series - The Shadow Ship - was published in October 2014.
In an orbital station hundreds of miles above the Earth, the remnants of humanity lead a precarious existence. When a deadly disease strikes, this fragile civilisation quickly disintegrates. Everyone is trapped inside with the disease and there’s no way out.