The winner from the Crimson House Children’s Reserve Award for his first title in the favorite Skulduggery Pleasant series, he was also the two-time recipient of the Irish Children’s Reserve Award. His many fantasy novels are the Faceless Ones, Using Fireplace, and Dark Times. He daydreamed in quality college of monsters and heroes. He afterwards studied computer animation at Ballyfermot University for a short time. He had written the screenplays for many critically acclaimed horror movies, including Dead Physiques and Boy Eats Female. He was raised in Lusk, near Dublin, Ireland. He proved helpful for a while on a plantation possessed by his parents. Jacqueline Wilson, another UK children’s reserve author, had written the Tracy Baker series.