Author of Big Game
About Dan Smith
Growing up, Dan Smith lived three lives: the day-to-day humdrum of boarding school, finding adventure in the padi fields of Asia and the jungles of Brazil, and in a world of his own, making up stories.
Dan's Chicken House novels include My Friend the Enemy, My Brother's Secret and Big Game, the latter of which is now a major movie starring Samuel L. Jackson. His fourth novel for Chicken House, Boy X, published in 2016, and his newest novel Below Zero is publishing January 2018.
Dan lives in Newcastle with his wife and two children.
Accolades and awards
Dan Smith in the news
NaNoWriMo Nov Day 20: Dan Smith
Today Dan Smith – author of no less than FOUR Chicken House books, including Big Game and his most recent novel, Boy X – has stopped by the blog to share his top tips for aspiring writers.
What would be your five top tips to ...
Dan Smith: writing tips
To celebrate the publication of the thrilling, edge-of-your-seat adventure Boy X, author Dan Smith shares his tips for aspiring writers!