Charlie Higson





Charlie Higson

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born
in The United Kingdom
July 03, 1958

gender
male

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influences
Alex Rider, Jason Steed, Cherub, Jimmy Coates


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Higson was educated at Sevenoaks School and at the University of East Anglia (where his brother has taught since 1986 and is now a professor of film studies) where he met Paul Whitehouse, David Cummings and Terry Edwards. Higson, Cummings and Edwards formed the band The Higsons of which Higson was the lead singer from 1980 to 1986. They released two singles on the Specials' 2-Tone label. Higson then became a plasterer before he turned to writing for Harry Enfield with Paul Whitehouse and performing comedy. He came to public attention as one of the main writers and performers of the BBC Two sketch show The Fast Show (1994-2000). He worked with Whitehouse on the radio comedy Down the Line and is to work with him again on a television project, ...more


Average rating: 4.09 · 49,621 ratings · 4,036 reviews · 48 distinct works · Similar authors
The Enemy (The Enemy, #1)
4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 12,112 ratings — published 2009 — 19 editions
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SilverFin (Young Bond, #1)
3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 8,563 ratings — published 2005 — 31 editions
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The Dead (The Enemy #2)
4.3 of 5 stars 4.30 avg rating — 5,782 ratings — published 2011 — 15 editions
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The Fear (The Enemy #3)
4.37 of 5 stars 4.37 avg rating — 3,952 ratings — published 2011 — 12 editions
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Blood Fever (Young Bond, #2)
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 3,977 ratings — published 2006 — 19 editions
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Double or Die (Young Bond, #3)
4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 3,658 ratings — published 2007 — 16 editions
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The Sacrifice (The Enemy #4)
4.45 of 5 stars 4.45 avg rating — 2,403 ratings — published 2012 — 11 editions
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Hurricane Gold (Young Bond,...
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 2,549 ratings — published 2007 — 14 editions
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By Royal Command (Young Bon...
4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 2,256 ratings — published 2008 — 21 editions
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The Fallen (The Enemy #5)
4.43 of 5 stars 4.43 avg rating — 1,363 ratings — published 2013 — 7 editions
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“If a wolf attacks his sheep, the shepard kills the wolf, but he eats the sheep when he's hungry.”
Charlie Higson, The Enemy

“No such word as can't. No such word as babagoozle neither!”
Charlie Higson, The Enemy
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“But I'll never see any of those fish," said Maxie."Or those whales. Or any lions or tigers. I'm never going to set foot in a rain forest now, am I? I won't even be able to watch old DVD's about them without electricity. What does the future hold? It's like going back to the middle ages. Nobody knowing what was going on beyond their front doorstep. All I'll ever know is this. This little bit of London.”
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