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Mike Barfield is an award-winning cartoonist whose Apparently strip has appeared in Private Eye for two decades. He is also a successful TV and radio scriptwriter, who has written for Chris Tarrant and Dennis the Menace among others. He also has a first-class science degree and writes brilliant non fiction and funny books for children.


Mike's The Element in the Room, illustrated by Lauren Humphrey, was shortlisted for the Blue Peter Award.


New books include Pop-Out Art, Flight School and The Ultimate Excuse Generator. 


Mike is married with two children and lives in north Yorkshire.


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Mike Barfield

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