Richard Horne is a graphic designer, illustrator, author, screen printer and gocco printer.
He has written, illustrated and designed seven books, five in the best-selling 101 Things To Do series and A is for Armageddon, an illustrated catalogue of disasters. His seventh book, The Modern Day Spotters Guide (A collection of the everyday weird and wonderful) was published in September 2013.
He also illustrated The best selling book, the Dangerous Book for Boys, winner of the 2007 book of the year at the British Book Awards. As well as How to Survive a Robot Uprising by Daniel H. Wilson.
Also, in 2007, two of his books, 101 Things To Do Before You're Old and Boring and 101 Things You Need to Know and Some You Don't were selected by the School Library Association and the Department for Education and Skills for their 'Boys into Books Riveting Reads campaign', to support the reading needs of boys in Key Stage 3.