Cavan Scott


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Cavan Scott is a talented and versatile writer. He has written over twenty books based on the Skylanders franchise (Puffin), plus books based on Angry Birds, Disney Infinity and the Beano. He has also written a number of books based on Countryfile, Planet Dinosaur and Doctor Who for BBC Books, including Who-ology, which became the first Doctor Who book ever to become a Sunday Times bestseller.

Away from tie-in fiction, he has written 17 books for reluctant readers with Badger Learning, and a number of interactive ebooks for the Fiction Express schools programme. He has also recently signed a deal to write two new Sherlock Holmes novels with Titan.

Outside of books, he writes comics and audio drama for a host of different properties including Roger the Dodger and Bananaman every week for the Beano.

He regularly visit schools to run workshops and author days and is currently working on his own superhero novel.