Richard Clark has written ten middle grade and chapter books, one of which, My Best Friend Is a Secret Agent, was published in Canada in June, 2019, by Indigo Press and Wattpad. It is a Heather's Kids Pick and quickly became a Kids' Bestseller. Previously, the book was on the Amazon and iBooks free kids ebooks bestseller lists for four years with over 100,000 downloads and over 75,000 reads on

Richard has also worked extensively as a screenwriter and TV story editor, both in Toronto and Los Angeles. A graduate of UCLA and AFI, his credits include writing or story-editing over 150 produced TV scripts for shows broadcast on the Disney Channel, Nickelodeon, BBC, Netflix, CBC, CTV and many other domestic and foreign networks. He's also developed shows for many production companies, written four TV movies for Showtime Networks, optioned several feature screenplays in Los Angeles, and worked as a director and editor. In 2010 he was nominated for both a Gemini Award (now Canadian Screen Award) and a Writers Guild of Canada Screenwriting Award, and in 2012 another WGC award.

In addition, Richard teaches screenwriting at Humber College in Toronto, and he wrote Scratch & Sniff, an interactive book app for kids.

Richard lives near Toronto with his wife and their 12-year-old twins... and he's lived to tell the tale.
  • Toronto, Canada
  • JoinedApril 1, 2015


Stories by Richard Clark
MY BEST FRIEND IS A SECRET AGENT, Book 2: How C.H.I.P. Took a Dive to Dash... by rclarkbtd
MY BEST FRIEND IS A SECRET AGENT, Book 2: How C.H.I.P. Took a Dive to Dash Dr. Eelstrom's Dreams of Dunking V...
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HughTube by rclarkbtd
14-year-old Hugh Hollenbeck doesn't get it. What doesn't he get? Just about everything. That's why he walks a...
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Pandora's Lunch Box: Don't Open! by rclarkbtd
Pandora's Lunch Box: Don't Open!
The difference between Pandora and your average 12-year-old girl is that Pandora knows exactly what she wants...
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