Jim Eldridge is the author of numerous children’s books. He is best known for his My Story (Scholastic) titles and the Wrestling Trolls series (Hot Key). Disgusting Dave and the Flesh Eating Maggots (Hodder) was shortlisted for Sheffield Children’s Award.
His most recent publications include Courageous First World War Stories (Scholastic), Hero (Scholastic), Izzy the Invisible (Hot Key) and Escape from Pompeii which is part of Scholastic’s exciting new Survivor series and was published in January 2017.
He is currently working on several projects for Cambridge University Press, Oxford University Press and Bonnier Zaffre Ltd.