ABOUT

Shedworking is a daily updated guide for people who work in garden offices and other shedlike atmospheres.

It is edited and published by Alex Johnson who has been part of The Independent newspaper's online team since 2007 and the founding editor/publisher of two internationally popular blogs, Shedworking and Bookshelf. His book Shedworking: The Alternative Workplace Revolution is published by Frances Lincoln, while his most recent books Bookshelf (2013) and Improbable Libraries (2015) are published by Thames & Hudson. His most recent books are A Book of Book Lists (The British Library, 2017) and Book Towns (Frances Lincoln, 2018). His next book is Shelf Life (forthcoming, autumn 2018, The British Library) and a Writers' Trumps game (forthcoming, autumn 2018, Laurence King). Alex was a founding judge of the annual National Shed of the Year competition.

Alex is an experienced journalist who has been editing, writing and designing for national magazines, newspapers and charities - including Crohn's and Colitis UK, Age Concern, The Primary Club, and the Mentoring and Befriending Foundation - for the last 25 years in the UK and Spain. He is also a half-decent snooker player.