Ross Welford was a journalist and television producer before becoming a full-time writer. He lives in London with his wife, children, a border collie and several tropical fish.
Praise for THE KID WHO CAME FROM SPACE: Original, amusing and gripping. Welford is a remarkably entertaining storyteller Sunday Times Children's Book of the Week Ross Welford is superb. This tense, rip-roaring, witty adventure is underpinned by a moving examination of love and loyalty Daily Mail A masterclass in children's storytelling Waterstones.com, Best Books to Look Out For in 2020 Ross Welford is superb at blending the raw emotion of troubled children with other-worldly imaginative, fantasy powers (in) this tense, rip-roaring, witty adventure. The Daily Mail Praise for TIME TRAVELLING WITH A HAMSTER: 'The gripping suspense truly makes time fly... the book's heart and humour are hard to resist.' Piers Torday, author of The Last Wild Extremely clever and totally engaging. The Irish Times Intelligent, well crafted and impressive. Nicolette Jones, The Sunday Times 'Touching, silly and exciting by turns, this thrilling little book is an inventive take on time travel for children. Sure to be a hit with fans of R.J. Palacio's Wonder... an unforgettable, madcap story from a bright new talent in Children's fiction.' Waterstones A touching tale of family, grief and love. Daily Express 'With intriguing twists from start to finish, this story is a real roller coaster of emotions. It warmed my heart and filled my head with wonder! A fast, funny and really satisfying read that sparks your imagination.' Joseph, 10