Richard Anderson is the author of the Uncle Wizard books. He was born in London and grew up in Kent. His love of writing stems from an early age, from tales of spaceships and dragons scribbled in the pages of his school books, to his adult life and stories broadcast on BBC Radio about his passion for football, and time spent travelling in Sri Lanka,
Richard wrote the first Uncle Wizard book as a Christmas present for his niece. The writing of the second book, Uncle Wizard and the Golden Orb began in Kent, continued when he moved to Edinburgh, and was finished shortly after he settled in Gateshead. He is currently writing the third Uncle Wizard story.
His BBC 5Live short story about watching football can be found at the following link:
His story about Sri Lankan Cows broadcast on BBC Radio 7 can be found here:
Richard Anderson is also known for his emails to the Ricky Gervais radio show on XFM.
If you have a question about Uncle Wizard, or any of his writing, then please send Richard an email using the form opposite. He will always reply to you as quickly as he can. re to edit.