Ian Sansom (born 3 December 1966 in England) is the author of the popular Mobile Library Mystery Series.
He is a frequent contributor and critic for The Guardian and the London Review of Books.
He studied at both Oxford and Cambridge, where he was a fellow of Emmanuel College. He is a professor in the Department of English and Comparative Literary Studies at the University of Warwick and teaches in its Writing Program.
- The Truth About Babies: From A-Z (2002)
- Ring Road (2004) (US title - The Impartial Recorder)
- The Case of the Missing Books (2006)
- Mr Dixon Disappears (2006)
- The Delegates' Choice (2007) (US title - The Book Stops Here)
- The Enthusiast's Field Guide to Poetry (2007) (editor)
- The Bad Book Affair (2009)
- Paper: An Elegy (2012)
- The Norfolk Mystery (2013)
- Death in Devon (2015)