Jonathon Fletcher is the author of the Space Navy, military science fiction series.
He is a professional model maker, prop and set builder, and art director, with ten years of experience in the animation industry. He designs his own book covers using photographs of the models, props and costumes that he builds.
He was born and brought up near Stockport, England. After studying Art & Design at school, he went on to complete a Foundation course in Art and then three years as a film student in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne. A life-long science fiction fan, he graduated after making a short science fiction film entitled “Unity”. His book series has been developed from that idea.
After graduating, he then became a prop maker, set builder and art director working at Cosgrove Hall Films and then Hot Animation studios in Manchester. He worked on several shows including “Brambly Hedge”, “Lavender Castle”, “Rocky and the Dodos” and the first fourteen series of “Bob the Builder”.
Jon's hobbies include science-fiction, growing veg, walking on the beautiful Northumberland beaches and amateur photography.
He is now a gardener, working in the beautiful county of Northumberland, and a part-time author.
Space Navy book nine - Prototype, is currently in production...