Max Leonard writes and makes books.
Recently in paperback: Higher Calling, about shepherds, snowploughs and cyclists’ obsession with mountains.
Bunker Research is also out now. It won a prize for Isola Press.
His other books include Lanterne Rouge: the Last Man in the Tour de France, and the Rapha City Cycling Europe guides.
He is the ghostwriter behind two Sunday Times Top 10 Bestsellers and a rock star memoir. Not forgetting smaller things for a legendary racing driver, famous spy-film makers, a Swiss banker and others.
He writes good copy and has contributed to books made by Taschen, Rizzoli, Lonely Planet and Magma.