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 ChristmasaurusOur 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