Get to know our Writer in Residence
Every six months, BookTrust appoints a new Writer or Illustrator in Residence to give us their own unique perspective on the world of children's books. Smriti Halls is best known for picture books like I Love You Night and Day and Elephant in My Kitchen
Ten fantasy books
Here are some suggestions after you've exhausted Harry Potter, His Dark Materials, The Lord of the Rings trilogy and Earthsea.
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