Ross Welford

Judging Category: Age 11

Your judge is a man who has had more best selling books than hot dinners, Ross Welford. You can see all his wonderful books here.

Ross was a magazine journalist and television producer in the UK before becoming an author. Time Travelling With A Hamster was his first book, and won the Awesome Book Award in 2017. It was followed by a second book, What Not To Do If You Turn Invisible. The 1,000 year Old Boy was published in 2018. His fourth book, The Dog Who Saved The World was published in January 2019. His latest book, which came about in January this year is ‘The Kid Who Came From Space.’ His website is

“Original, amusing and gripping. Welford is a remarkably entertaining storyteller” Sunday Times Children’s Book of the Week.