About Daniel Smith

Daniel Smith has written over 30 books of non-fiction across a broad range of subjects, from Sherlock Holmes and Steve Jobs to political scandals and the Second World War ‘Dig for Victory’ campaign. His books have been translated into 25 languages. He is also a scriptwriter for Noiser, producers of award-winning historical documentary podcasts. For over twenty years, Dan was a contributing editor to The Statesman’s Yearbook, a geo-political guide to every country in the world published annually for over 150 years.He lives with his wife and two children in East London (just above the kink in the Thames if you’re familiar with the EastEnders opening titles).