British young adult author most well known for his adventure series H.I.V.E.
He attended Newcastle University and got his Bachelor's in English and his Master's degree in Twentieth Century Literature, Film, and Television.
Before he began writing, he worked as a video game designer and created games for the Sony Playstation.
He had one daughter, Megan, with his wife, Sarah.
Eoin Colfer is another British author of popular young adult novels.