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Charlie Higson

Charlie Higson

Charlie Higson Biography

Charlie Higson is a successful author, actor, comedian and writer for television and radio. He wrote the phenomenally successful Young Bond series which has now sold over a million copies in the UK and has been translated into over 24 different languages. The first novel in his bestselling zombie-adventure series for teenagers, The Enemy, was published in September 2009, with the second The Dead, following in September 2010. Both books have been published to great critical acclaim.

Charlie is also a successful adult novelist and has written four thrillers, King of the Ants (1992), Happy Now (1993), Full Whack (1995) and Getting Rid of Mr Kitchen (1996).

Charlie lives in North London.

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