Alexander Gordon Smith

Alexander Gordon Smith is the author of thirteen novels for children and teenagers—including the Escape From Furnace series, which is loved by millions of readers worldwide. His other books include The Inventors, The Fury, The Devil’s Engine series and This Book Will Kill You. He is passionate about the benefits that reading and writing bring to people of all ages, and runs creative writing talks and workshops across the world. He lives in Norwich, England, with his wife and four daughters. [2022 Aug 16]