Dugald Steer (b. 1965) is an English children's writer.
Early life and education
Dugald Steer was born in 1965 and grew up in Surrey
. He studied English literature and philosophy at Bristol University
, then completed a TEFL
course and lived in Spain for five year.
After returning to the United Kingdom, Steer got a job with Templar Publishing, working his way up to become an editor. At Templar, he wrote and edited many books, including the first few Ologies
. He has since gone freelance in order to pursue writing for children full-time.
Steer has authored over 100 books, beginning with Big Bear and the Missing Mouse
(1995). Other notable works of his include Mythical Mazes
, Scary Fairies
, An Accidental Christmas
, Just One More Story
and The Night Tiger