Alex Scarrow

Author

About Alex Scarrow

Alex Scarrow used to be a rock guitarist. After ten years in various unsuccessful bands, he ended up working in the computer games industry as a lead games designer. He is now a full-time writer. Alex is the author of the bestselling TimeRiders series, published by Puffin, which has been sold into over thirty foreign territories. TimeRiders won a Red House Children's Book Award, the Catalyst Award and the Hampshire Book Award, and was a finalist for the Galaxy Children's Book of the Year.

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3 days ago

What better book than TimeRiders: The Pirate Kings (Book 7) by Alex Scarrow to stay inside and get lost in! From Puffin.
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3 days ago

What better book than TimeRiders: City of Shadows (Book 6) by Alex Scarrow to stay inside and get lost in! From Puffin.
November Events

3 days ago

What better book than TimeRiders: Gates of Rome (Book 5) by Alex Scarrow to stay inside and get lost in! From Puffin.
November Events

21 days ago

Nearly Halloween, try this brilliantly horrific read! Plague Land by Alex Scarrow from Macmillan Children's Books.
Scary Reads...

21 days ago

Nearly Halloween, try this brilliantly horrific read! Remade by Alex Scarrow from Macmillan Children's Books.
Scary Reads...

2 months ago

Talk Like a Pirate Day

2 months ago

Discover TimeRiders (Book 1) by Alex Scarrow. Published by Puffin.
The British Science Festival

2 months ago

Discover TimeRiders: The Pirate Kings (Book 7) by Alex Scarrow. Published by Puffin.
The British Science Festival