A real ‘must’ for children, parents and grandparents alike – Lauren Child talks about her recently published Ruby Redfort book, the fifth and penultimate of the current series by the multi-million-copy best selling children’s author… Ruby is a supercool secret agent, code-cracker...and thirteen-year-old girl. Everyone’s favourite kid detective is back in a brand new tale – Pick Your Poison!
'Lauren Child has put imagination and fun back into the real world of childhood’ Julia Eccleshare, The Guardian.
Lauren Child burst on to the children’s books scene in 1999 and has since published many bestselling and award-winning books, including those featuring the hugely popular Charlie and Lola, and the Clarice Bean series. She has won numerous awards including the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal and the Smarties Gold Award. Her books have been made into an award-winning TV series and have sold in many languages with runaway success.
Lauren will be interviewed by Seni Glaister, author and founder of The Book People.