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The Children's Laureate, Lauren Child - a Fantastic Appointment

I meant to write this post as soon as I heard that Lauren Child had been appointed as the new Children’s Laureate, but end-of-year exams got in the way! 265 more words

Aussie News and Views - Children's Laureates


There has been a Children’s Laureate in Australia since 2008. The position is currently held by the illustrator and author, Leigh Hobbs. The first ever UK children’s laureate was… 454 more words


700: Four tickets to a Jacqueline Wilson event, exclusive meet and greet + signed books!


Four tickets to an upcoming Jacqueline Wilson event, including an exclusive meet and greet with Jacqueline and signed copies of a selection of her books… 261 more words


685: A signed + personalised Julia Donaldson library

ITEM: Signed and Personalised Julia Donaldson Library

DETAILS: This is 84 books in total and includes everything from board books for the very young, to books for teenagers and everything in between. 128 more words


666: A signed book by Anthony Browne

ITEM: A signed copy of Willy and the Cloud by Anthony Browne

DETAILS: Anthony Browne will sign and personalise a copy of his latest children’s book, Willy and the Cloud, to you or a person of your choice. 80 more words


648: A signed + personalised copy of FLOUR BABIES by Anne Fine

ITEM: A signed copy of Flour Babies by Anne Fine.

DETAILS: Anne will sign a copy of Flour Babies for the highest bidder. 294 more words


603: Chris Riddell's original Glastonbury drawings

ITEM: Original drawings by Chris Riddell.

DETAILS: The original drawings I did on Periscope while watching Radiohead’s Glastonbury performance. There are about ten drawings in conte pastel on A4 paper. 102 more words