Davey Stone's first published story saw him placed in a major anthology alongside his hero, Discworld author Terry Pratchett, in Knights of Madness. His books include The Illmoor Chronicles (2003-2007), Davey Swag (2008), Gladiator Boy (2009-2010), Undead Ed (2011-2012) and The Outcasts (2016-2017). He was a guest of Disney at the 2004 Book Expo in Chicago, USA and has worked as a literary ambassador for the British Council in Sofia, Bulgaria. He has also served as a reading champion for Booktrust and a school governor for two different primary schools on the Isle of Thanet. He is married with two children and lives in Kent, England.