Dan Walker was born in Crawley in West Sussex in 1977.
He is a TV presenter and journalist who recently moved to become one of the faces of Channel 5.
Previously he presented BBC1's Breakfast for six years and Football Focus for twelve years.
Dan's other books are Remarkable People: Extraordinary Stories of Everyday Lives, Dan Walker's Football Thronkersaurus: Football's Finest Tales and Dan Walker's Magic, Mud & Maradona: Cup Football's Finest Tales.
He lives in Sheffield with his wife, three children and Winne the dog.