Shelagh Watkins was born in Lancashire and now lives in South Wales. Her first novel, Mr. Planemaker's Flying Machine, was serialised on Preston FM community radio in 2009. Shelagh's second novel, The Power of Persuasion, was published in 2008. The same year, she edited Forever Friends, an anthology of short stories and poems written by members of publishedauthors.org. A follow-up anthology, Forever Travels, is about to be released and will be available on all Amazon online stores.