New Children's Laureate: Cressida Cowell

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New Children's Laureate: Cressida Cowell

The newly named Children's Laureate Cressida Cowell has said she wants to make the magic of books available to absolutely everyone.

The author and illustrator is the eleventh person to take on the role which is aimed at inspiring children to read and write more.

We heard all about her big plans and her giant to do list.


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