Matt Haig's #1 bestselling non-fiction books Notes on a Nervous Planet & Reasons to Stay Alive, have seen Matt become a leading activist for Mental Health awareness, recently completing his first live theatre tour across the UK.
His wildly successful novels such as How to Stop Time, The Last Family in England, The Radleys and The Humans, have been translated into over 40 languages.
Haig is also a prolific writer of screenplays and novels for children including The Truth Pixie, Evie and The Animals, Shadow Forest, To Be A Cat, the YA novel Echo Boy. His A Boy Called Christmas series has been adapted to film and is currently in production with a cast featuring names such as Maggie Smith, Jim Broadbent, Kristen Wiig & Sally Hawkins.
The Guardian summed up his writing as 'funny, clever and quite, quite lovely' by The Times and the New York Times called him 'a writer of great talent'.
Matt's favourite colour is indigo, and he likes peanut butter on toast.