|Birth Day||April 1, 1960|
|Birth Place||Manchester, England|
|Age||60 YEARS OLD|
Author of more than 15 books who became perhaps best known for Diary of a Wimpy Vampire. The book won the Manchester Fiction City Award and the Lincolnshire Book Award. He also authored series of books featuring the characters of Cosmic Colin and Monstrous Maud.
Before writing non-fiction material, he worked in advertising.
The Diary of a Wimpy Vampire book was the beginning of a series of novels involving the titular wimpy vampire. Other titles included Adventures of a Wimpy Werewolf: Hairy But Not Scary and The Wimpy Vampire Strikes Back.
He is originally from Manchester, but later resided in London.
While he wrote about a wimpy vampire, Jeff Kinney wrote about a wimpy kid in Diary of a Wimpy Kid.