Stewart Foster


Stewart Foster is the author of one novel for adults, We Used to Be Kings and children’s novels The Bubble Boy, All The Things That Could Go Wrong and Check Mates.

He was selected by the Observer, as an author to watch in 2014 and as an Amazon Rising Star, in the same year. The Bubble Boy won the Sainsbury Children’s Book Award in 2016 (Age 9+) as well as the TSBA award, the Ealing Junior Award and the longer novel category of the Portsmouth Book Award. It was also nominated for the Clip Carnegie medal and shortlisted for the Branford Boase and The Centurion Award 2017.

Stewart lives in Bath and has two daughters.