Daren King was born in 1972 in Harlow, Essex. He was educated at Bath Spa University College, Bath, where he graduated in creative studies. He is the author of Boxy An Star, which was shortlisted for the 1999 Guardian First Book Award, and Jim Giraffe. Mouse Noses on Toast won the 2006 Nestle Children's Prize Gold Award.
Books by Daren King
I will have the colourful parrot soup,’ the lady said, ‘with extra beaky bits.’
‘And I,’ said her husband, ‘will have mouse noses on toast.’
Hiding on the restaurant table ...