Alice Oseman is an award-profitable creator, illustrator, and screenwriter, and was born in 1994 in Kent, England. She has penned four YA modern day novels about teenage disasters: SOLITAIRE, RADIO SILENCE, I WAS BORN FOR THIS, and LOVELESS. She is the creator of LGBTQ+ YA romance webcomic HEARTSTOPPER, which is now released in physical form by Hachette Children’s Books, and she is the writer, creator, and government producer for the television adaptation of HEARTSTOPPER, which is set to be released on Netflix on 22nd April 2022.