Robert Muchamore


Born
in North London, The United Kingdom
December 26, 1972

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Alex Rider, Jason Steed, Jimmy Coates, Young James Bond, Cody Banks


Robert Muchamore was born in Islington, London in 1972. He still lives there, and worked as a private investigator up until 2005 and the critically-accepted release of Maximum Security.

The Hunger Games phenomenon is part of the huge YA / Children's book explosion that has grown, thanks to the British Rat pack of YA authors, Anthony Horowitz, Robert Muchamore, Joe Craig and Charlie Higson. We owe much of the hunger games sucess to authors like Robert.

Robert was inspired to create the CHERUB series by his nephews' complaints about the lack of anything for them to read. CHERUB: The Recruit was Robert's first book and won the Red House Children's Book Award 2005 in the Older Readers Category.

Following the last book in the CHERUB series, it wa
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Average rating: 4.21 · 186,768 ratings · 6,539 reviews · 75 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Recruit (Cherub, #1)

4.23 avg rating — 24,903 ratings — published 2004 — 42 editions
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Maximum Security (Cherub, #3)

4.25 avg rating — 17,485 ratings — published 2005 — 28 editions
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Class A (Cherub, #2)

4.28 avg rating — 17,598 ratings — published 2004 — 37 editions
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The Killing (Cherub, #4)

4.14 avg rating — 13,881 ratings — published 2005 — 27 editions
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Mad Dogs (Cherub, #8)

4.26 avg rating — 11,901 ratings — published 2007 — 19 editions
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Divine Madness (Cherub, #5)

4.19 avg rating — 11,976 ratings — published 2006 — 25 editions
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Man vs. Beast (Cherub, #6)

4.14 avg rating — 11,438 ratings — published 2006 — 23 editions
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The Fall (Cherub, #7)

4.20 avg rating — 10,936 ratings — published 2006 — 19 editions
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The General (Cherub, #10)

4.28 avg rating — 9,967 ratings — published 2008 — 19 editions
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The Sleepwalker (Cherub, #9)

4.15 avg rating — 9,764 ratings — published 2008 — 20 editions
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“Mentioning violence to Bruce was like mentioning chocolate sauce to a six-year-old.”
Robert Muchamore, Shadow Wave

“I'd like to have a business card saying: Bruce Norris kicked your arse.”
Robert Muchamore, The Recruit

“This is tough but CHERUB's are tougher”
Robert Muchamore, The Recruit

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