Damon Young is a philosopher and writer. He is the author of seven books, including The Art of Reading (2016). Damon’s works are published internationally in English and translation, and he is also the author of three popular children’s books, including My Sister is a Superhero (2016). He lives in Melbourne with his wife, writer Ruth Quibell, and their two children. Damon once played a mafia thug in a Jackie Chan film.