Frank Cottrell-Boyce is a children’s novelist who won the Carnegie medal for Millions in 2004 and the Guardian Children’s Fiction prize for The Unforgotten Coat in 2013. Millions was made into a film by Danny Boyle, for whom Frank went on to work as the writer on the London Olympics Opening Ceremony, 2012.
His other books include Framed, Cosmic, and The Astounding Broccoli Boy. He also wrote the three official sequels to Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. His latest novel, Runaway Robot, was published in May 2019. Cottrell Boyce’s films include Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017) about the lives of A.A. Milne and his family.