Andy Slinger

UK Children’s Author

Andy was born in Blackburn, Lancashire, UK and grew up living in various different places including Germany before returning to Clitheroe to settle down. After gaining a Bachelors degree in Media Production in 2004 he forged a highly successful career in Retail Management before launching his foray as a UK Children’s Author.

He writes in a humorous, fun and exciting style, whilst addressing hard hitting topics in his books. His debut novel The Super Twins was released on 4th September 2020.

It regularly hits the Amazon best seller list and is a finalist in the Wishing Shelf book awards. The Super Twins Two was released in April 2021 to rave reviews. He says it’s only a matter of time before he becomes a full time children’s author.

Squeezed in amongst his professional duties he’s a dad to identical twin boys, who are his absolute world. He loves to go to the gym, swim and completed his first half-marathon in September 2021.

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Andy was honoured to be a special guest and open the brand new library at Barrow Primary School near Clitheroe.

“I’m a huge advocate of reading from a young age. The gorgeous new library will be incredible resource for the kids.”

Andy Slinger

He was a special guest at Waddington & West Bradford Primary School, where he answered loads of questions from the kids and read from The Super Twins 2. They had done a topic around the books, created their own super hero characters.

The kids said the next book he writes has to include cheese!

You can contact Andy through the form at the bottom, he always loves to hear from his readers. Also be sure to check out Andy’s social media accounts too. He tends to spend far too much time on Instagram so chances are he’ll be on there looking for some great new books to read.

If you’re wondering what kind of stuff Andy loves reading then it’s a mixture of kids books, self-development books and anything else he can get his hands on.

Be sure to subscribe to Andy’s newsletter, where you’ll find special offers, behind-the-scenes, information and fun activities for the kids. He’ll give you not one but two FREE Super Twins Activity packs when you sign up.