Kevin Brooks has written thirteen Young Adult novels, three adult crime fiction novels, and a number of stories for younger readers. His books are published all over the world, and he has twice won the esteemed Jugendliteraturpreis in Germany. In 2014 his novel The Bunker Diary was awarded the Carnegie Medal for children’s literature, and last year saw the release of a feature film based on his book iBoy.

Kevin lives in North Yorkshire with his wife and a bunch of animals.