Dominic Green was born in London in 1970. He read English Literature at Oxford University and then became a professional guitar player. He has played and recorded with many world-famous artists including Burt Bacharach, Elvis Costello and Dionne Warwick. He was jazz critic for LBC Radio and is the author of Benny Green: Words and Music (Allison & Busby, 2000). He lives in north London and his previous book for Century was the critically acclaimed The Double Life of Doctor Lopez. His new book, Armies of God will be published by Century in 2007.