Adam Pearson was born in 1966 in Hoo, near Rochester in Kent. He has spent most of his life on the Isle of Wight, but also lived in Penarth in Cardiff for a four-year period. His spare time is spent with his wife and two daughters in Cowes, following Southampton Football Club with a passion and, of course, writing. Adam's first published book was 'The Diary of an Unwilling Virgin', he then went on to write many sports related quiz books. He is a huge fan of Doctor Who.