John Flanagan with his Longbow

John Flanagan is the author of The Ranger's Apprentice series.

Family Edit

John has a wife, two daughters, one son, and four grandchildren.

Location Edit

John lives in the northern beaches suburb of Manly in Sydney, Australia.

Career Edit

John began in advertising . Then he switched to television and worked for eight years on a comedy called “Hey Dad!”, along with others. Then, John started doing corporate work: conferences, corporate songs and other things.

Trivia Edit


John Flanagan on his 150 cc motor scooter

  • John has a 150 cc motor scooter.
  • John played in an acoustic band for over thirty years.
  • John plays the guitar and the mandolin.
  • John has a longbow.