"fluid, concise and entertaining... a pleasant surprise" (The Bookbag)
About the Author
Alex Woolf was born in Willesden Green, North London. He studied History and Politics at university. He spent his 20s riding his motorbike, travelling and working, including a brief stint as a dish-washer in a roach-infested restaurant in Florida. Since 2001, he has been an editor and author of children's books and has written on a wide range of subjects, from spiders to Nazis. Alex lives in North London with his Italian wife and two children.