Waterstones Children's Laureate
Find out everything that's going on with the 11th Waterstones Children's Laureate, Cressida Cowell, as she takes on the job from 2019-21.
Former Children's Laureates
Take a look at our League of Laureates: ten star authors and illustrators who have previously held the role.
Follow the Children's Laureate on Twitter
- There's still time to grab a ticket for the @CressidaCowell, @Kiran_MH and @LizPichon event at #SCImagineFest on 17 February - hear how these authors come up with their magical ideas. They'll share their top tips on unleashing your creativity too! https://t.co/1ECD5UnzCj https://t.co/2OjUb9UYku 7 days ago
- We all love a little bit of #WednesdayWisdom, and the current #ChildrensLaureate never disappoints 🙌 'Books are a kind of transformative magic that offer magical things that films aren’t as good at creating in children: empathy, creativity and intelligence.' https://t.co/icPXgvwFcY 7 days ago