Born on Merseyside, Francis Prendiville was âasked to leaveâ grammar school following too many visits to the Cavern Club lunchtime sessions. With minimal qualifications he started a gap year that finished ten years and twenty-one jobs later. He then began teaching in Manchester primary schools including as an advisory teacher for drama. He eventually took up a post at Lancaster University training teachers. He co-authored two drama books before writing the novel, Mr H arris Makes It Up.
Mr Harris Makes It Up was published on the 29th of September 2023. Available in print at Troubador, Amazon, Kindle ebooks, audiobook on Audible and Spotify