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Tom Fletcher

  • 5 stars across 57 books
    Tom Fletcher Biography
    Tom Fletcher made his name as a member of the band McFly, before starting a career as an author in 2012.

    He co-wrote his first children's book, The Dinosaur That Pooped Christmas, with band-mate Dougie Poynter, which went on to sell over 72,000 copies, becoming the most popular debut children's novel of that year. His first solo novel, The Christmasaurus, was published in 2016. The Christmasaurus book has since been adapted into a musical and optioned for an animated film. 

    He has now published books for a variety of ages, from board books for the very young like The Dinosaur that Pooped Daddy, to The Creakers for ages 8+. He works hard to promote children's literacy and has been part of World Book Day with the Brain Freeze book in 2018
    As well as writing, Tom continues to be a singer-songwriter and guitarist.

    Tom Fletcher Facts
    Tom Fletcher was born on 17th July 1985 in Harrow, London. He attended the prestigious Sylvia Young Theatre School where he began performing professionally from a young age.

    In 2016, Tom was a judge on ITV Lorraine's competition to find a new children's author.

    Tom Fletcher's books have been translated into 33 languages and counting.

    Our favourite Tom Fletcher Book Characters
    Lucy Dungston - from The Creakers
    Danny - from The Dinosaur That Pooped Christmas
    William Trundle - from The Christmasaurus

    Our favourite Tom Fletcher Book Quotes
    “So big Santy C said, "I'll leave a present, but this year his present might just be unpleasant".” (The Dinosaur That Pooped Christmas)


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    6th October 2016

    The Christmasaurus

    The magical, moving and bestselling first children's novel from Tom Fletcher. Forget everything you thought you... More

    (141 reviews)
    5th October 2017

    The Creakers

    What would you do if you woke up to find all the grown-ups had disappeared? If you're like Lucy Dungston, you... More

    (100 reviews)
    1st October 2020

    The Danger Gang

    The electrifying No.1 bestselling adventure from the author of The Christmasaurus and The Creakers and star ... More

    (78 reviews)
    9th October 2014

    The Dinosaur that Pooped a Planet!: Book and CD

    Read along with Tom and Dougie in this supersonic book and CD duo! Danny and Dino survived an poop-tastic Christmas and ... More

    (73 reviews)
    29th June 2017

    There's a Monster in Your Book

    From the bestselling author of The Dinosaur That Pooped and The Christmasaurus . A monster has invaded t... More

    (59 reviews)
    17th May 2018

    There's a Dragon in Your Book

    OH LOOK, there's an EGG in your book! But this isn't any old egg - there's a dragon in it . . . And pretty soon she... More

    (39 reviews)
    6th October 2016

    The Dinosaur that Pooped Christmas!

    Discover the pooptastic world of Dino and Danny, from bestselling authors Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter!Danny wants ev... More

    (35 reviews)
    3rd October 2019

    The Christmasaurus and the Winter Witch

    The eagerly-anticipated sequel to Tom Fletcher's bestselling magical adventure, The Christmasaurus . Join ... More

    (35 reviews)
    16th May 2019

    There's an Alien in Your Book

    An out-of-this-world interactive adventure from Tom Fletcher and Greg Abbott! This time, an adorable alien ha... More

    (24 reviews)
    25th February 2021

    There's a Wolf in Your Book: World Book Day 2021: Mini Book

    From bestselling creators of There's a Monster in Your Book and There's a Dragon in Your Book comes this bra... More

    (21 reviews)
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      We read this every Christmas, it is such a magical tale! Tom Fletcher writes in such an accessible way and makes both my children laugh out loud. An a...

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      This is a very funny book and it was good because it had a good storyline and I liked the characters - my favourite was Lucy.  I'd like to read more a...

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