Author Profile - Jonny Zucker

Author of: most of the Toxic series, the Graphic Toxic series, The Sword in the Bone (Reading Stars).

Jonny had been a teacher, musician, stand-up comedian and footballer, but came to best be known as one of the most popular authors for children. He wrote over 100 books.

Jonny also played in a band and had done over 60 gigs as a stand-up comedian (reaching the London Region Final of the BBC New Comedy awards).

He still dreamt of being a professional footballer right until his untimely death in 2016.

 

Read our interview with Jonny on the Ransom blog.