Agent: Philippa Milnes-Smith
Robin has been writing children's and young adults' fantasy novels for more than twenty years, beginning with highly successful The Deptford Mice series in 1989 and the Whitby Witches trilogy. Most recently he has returned to the setting of the gothic northern coastal town of Whitby with The Power of Dark, the first title in a dark fantasy series and launched in summer 2016 by Egmont. Egmont have also reissued The Witches of Whitby as a modern classic. Originally trained in graphic design, he became a model maker for television before discovering his distinctive and powerful writing talent. He usually illustrates his own work and continues to create models though CGI.
He lives and works in London.