Anthony McDonald is the author of a number of gay-themed novels. Adam is an acknowledged coming-of-age classic. Blue Sky Adam takes that story six years further on. Getting Orlando combines thriller with love story in a novel of adventure and travel. Orange Bitter, Orange Sweet opens a Spanish trilogy: six young people who meet in Seville in 1977 grow to maturity in Along The Stars. He is currently working on the final part of the trilogy: Woodcock Flight. He is also embarking on a new series of short novels on the theme of Gay Romance.McDonald has worked in the theatre in every capacity except electrician, and taught English in Paris and provincial France. He now lives in rural East Sussex, UK, among friends and with Pippin the Cat.