Andy Joel Stanton (born 14 November 1973) is an English children's writer. He grew up in the London suburbs of Harrow and Pinner and attended the Latymer School in Hammersmith. He lives in North London. Stanton is best known for his 'Mr Gum' book series, by which he made a popular contribution to contemporary children's literature.
Stanton has written nine books in the Mr Gum series:
You're a Bad Man, Mr Gum! (2006) – also special edition with stickers and more