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Adam Blade

Biography

Adam Blade was born in Kent, England. His parents were both history teachers and amateur artists, and Adam grew up surrounded by his father’s paintings of historic English battles, which left a lifelong mark on his imagination. He was fascinated by the ancient sword and shield that hung in his father’s office, said to be a Blade family heirloom.

As a boy, Adam spent days imagining who could have first owned the sword and shield. Eventually, he created a character – Tom, the bravest boy warrior of them all.

The idea for Beast Quest was born. When Adam grew up and decided he wanted to be a writer, he was stuck for ideas – until he remembered the old sword and shield, and the imaginary boy he had created when he was young. Adam decided to bring Tom fully to life so that readers could go on the kind of adventures he always wanted to when he was that age… and still does, even though he’s grown up!

When he’s not writing Beast Quest books, Adam enjoys visiting museums and ancient battle sites. His main hobbies are fencing and football. He also spends a lot of time at home running around after his two exotic pets – a tarantula named Ziggy, and a capuchin monkey named Omar. These little rascals were the inspiration for two of the Beasts that Tom faces on his Quest – Arachnid and Claw! Sadly, Adam does not have his own Fire-Dragon or Horse-Man. But he really wishes he did!

Books by Adam Blade

  • Repta the Spiked Brute

    Sea Quest Special #6: Repta the Spiked Brute

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  • Yakorix the Ice Bear

    Beast Quest Special #586: Yakorix the Ice Bear

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  • Arax the Soul Stealer

    Beast Quest Early Reader #3: Arax the Soul Stealer

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  • Skalda the Soul Stealer

    Sea Quest Special #2: Skalda the Soul Stealer

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  • Okawa the River Beast

    Beast Quest Special #13: Okawa the River Beast

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  • Finaria the Savage Sea Snake

    Sea Quest Series 3 #11: Finaria the Savage Sea Snake

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  • Crusher the Creeping Terror

    Sea Quest Series 2 #7: Crusher the Creeping Terror

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  • Mangler the Dark Menace

    Sea Quest Series 2 #8: Mangler the Dark Menace

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  • Kraya the Blood Shark

    Sea Quest Series 1 #4: Kraya the Blood Shark

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  • Issrilla the Creeping Menace

    Beast Quest Series 12: Issrilla the Creeping Menace

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  • Ferno the Fire Dragon

    Beast Quest Series 1: Ferno the Fire Dragon

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Series by Adam Blade