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Mitchell Symons was born in London and educated at Mill Hill School and the LSE, where he studied Law. Since leaving BBC TV, where he was a researcher and then a director, he has worked as a writer, broadcaster and journalist. He was a principal writer of early editions of the board game Trivial Pursuit and has devised many television formats. Currently he writes an award-winning column for the Sunday Express. Mitchell has won the Blue Peter Best Book with Facts Awards twice, for WHY EATING BOGEYS IS GOOD FOR YOU and DO IGLOOS HAVE LOOS?

Books by Mitchell Symons

Why Don’t You Smell When You’re Sleeping?
Happily Never After
Why Spacemen Can't Burp...
The Book of Poker Calls
Desert Island Discs: Flotsam & Jetsam
The Bumper Book For The Loo
Don't Wipe Your Bum with a Hedgehog
On Your Farts, Get Set, Go!
That's So Gross!: Human Body
That's So Gross!: History
That's So Gross!: Creepy Crawlies
That's So Gross!: Animals
Why You Need a Passport When You're Going to Puke
Do Igloos Have Loos?
Why Does Ear Wax Taste So Gross?
Don't Get Me Started
How Much Poo Does an Elephant Do?
Why Eating Bogeys is Good for You
Why Do Farts Smell Like Rotten Eggs?
How to Avoid a Wombat's Bum
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