John Howlett attended Tonbridge School and went on to read
History at Oxford. With David Sherwin he co-wrote the script for
Crusaders which later became Lindsay Anderson's If...
(1968). He was also written eight novels, including Railway
Joe, Murder of a Moderate Man, Credible Maximum
Accident and Tango November. He is a screenwriter and
has written for television, including his dramatization of Len
Deighton's novel Game, Set and Match. John Howlett lives in
East Sussex, England.