Jon Blake

Jon Blake

Jon Blake is the author of over fifty books for children and teenagers, including the picture book You're A Hero, Daley B. Jon is particularly noted for original and anarchic humour, typified by Stinky Finger's House of Fun and the subsequent House of Fun series. In 1995 Jon's TV play Life was shortlisted for a Writers Guild Award, while in 2002 he won a BBC Talent award for his adult radio sitcom Degrees R Us which was broadcast on BBC Radio Wales. He moved to Cardiff in 1987 and now lives in the Canton area. Besides being a writer, Jon has been involved in many community projects and teaches creative writing at the University of Wales, Newport. He is also an activist and (occasional) musician and songwriter.

Books from this author