James Dawson For eight years, James Dawson was a teacher specialising in Personal, Social, Health and Citizenship Education (PSHCE). As well as being a sexpert, his debut, best-selling YA novel Hollow Pike was nominated for the prestigious Queen of Teen prize and was followed with the publication of YA thriller Cruel Summer. James? first non-fiction title, Being A Boy, the ultimate guide to puberty, sex and relationships for young men, was published in Autumn 2013. James is also a Stonewall Schools Role Model, and when he?s not writing books to scare teenagers in a variety of ways, James can usually be found listening to music and watching Doctor Who and horror movies. He lives and writes in London. Follow James at www.askjamesdawson.com or on Twitter:@_jamesdawson