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About Ben Hoare
Ben Hoare is an award-winning journalist and nature nerd. He loves writing about wildlife and how we can all help to protect the natural world. Ben's books An Anthology of Intriguing Animals (2018) and Wonders of Nature (2019) are international bestsellers. The Guardian newspaper said: "His writing is funny, informative and zinging with infectious enthusiasm.”
Ben has written and edited natural-history books and magazines for DK, Pan Macmillan, the BBC, London's Natural History Museum and many others.
He was Features Editor of BBC Wildlife Magazine from 2008 to 2018, and is now its Editorial Consultant.
In 2015 Ben was awarded the Dilys Breese Medal for science communication by the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO). He is one of only 18 people to hold the award.