Alan Durant writes fiction for all ages, from pre-school prose to poetry for adults. His picture books include the award winning Burger Boy illustrated by Mei Matsuoka, Billy Monster’s Daymare illustrated by Ross Collins, I Love You Little Monkey illustrated by Kate McEwen and the classic story Always and Forever illustrated by Debi Gliori. Alan has also written several novelty titles (Dear Tooth Fairy, Dear Father Christmas, Big Fish) and several pieces of junior fiction (Spider McDrew, Diary of a Tooth Fairy). Alan has also recently worked with Simon Rickerty on Unfortunately (Hachette).
His latest title, Daddy I Can’t Sleep, was published by Random House in June 2015. Alan is currently working on a new novel for Walker.