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See Chris Riddell discuss 'Creativity in the Digital Age'

Chris Riddell will be hosting an Inspiring Creativity in the Digital Age talk in January at The Old Vic. The Children's Laureate will be in discussion after a production of...
Posted December 17, 2015
See Chris Riddell discuss 'Creativity in the Digital Age'

Children draw the human rights they love the most

Chris Riddell has illustrated a little picture book with the big task of asking children to think about their freedoms and rights. Published by Amnesty International, My Little Book of...
Posted December 4, 2015
Children draw the human rights they love the most

Chris Riddell's Doodle-a-Day

Children's Laureate Chris Riddell has relaesed his fun picture/activity book entitled Doodle-a-Day. The new title will be great for doodlers and features step-by-step guides, colouring in and story starters. The...
Posted October 27, 2015
Chris Riddell's Doodle-a-Day

Have a great big cuddle with two Children's Laureates!

Enjoy a book written by former Children’s Laureate Michael Rosen and illustrated by current Children’s Laureate Chis Riddell. A collection of beautifully illustrated new poems for toddlers, preschoolers, and anyone...
Posted September 10, 2015
Have a great big cuddle with two Children's Laureates!

Check in with the Laureate

Since becoming Children’s Laureate in June, Chris Riddell has been very busy fulfilling his Laureate Five Point Plan: The Laureate Log – daily drawings posted online Words Need Pictures –...
Posted September 9, 2015
Check in with the Laureate

The Young Adult Literature Convention 2015 in 3 words

The Young Adult Literature Convention (YALC) took place 17-19 July as part of the London Film and Comic Com 2015. We asked authors, bloggers and YA fans to try and...
Posted July 23, 2015
The Young Adult Literature Convention 2015 in 3 words

Catch up on the news of Chris Riddell's announcement...

Find out what happened on the day Chris Riddell was announced to be the new Children's Laureate... and what's next.
Posted June 10, 2015
Catch up on the news of Chris Riddell's announcement as the new Children's Laureate

Chris Riddell unmasked as the new Children's Laureate

Chris Riddell is the new Waterstones Children’s Laureate for 2015-2017! The award-winning writer, illustrator, political cartoonist and former Book Trust Online Writer in Residence said ‘I am humbled to take...
Posted June 9, 2015
Chris Riddell unmasked as the new Children's Laureate

The Making of the Children's Laureate Medal

The new Waterstones Children's Laureate, Chris Riddell, was awarded with a silver medal at the announcement today. Each Children's Laureate receives their own medal, handmade by jeweller Charmian Harris.
Posted June 3, 2015
The Making of the Children's Laureate Medal

Malorie's last public events

This is the Children's Laureate's last month in post and her final public Laureate event took place at Hay Festival.
Posted May 28, 2015
Malorie's last public events
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