Welcome to my website, where you can discover what inspired me to write the How to Train Your Dragon book series, find out more about my magical new series The Wizards of Once and all about my picture books, Emily Brown. Plus upcoming events, videos and lots, lots more.
Cressida Cowell: Waterstones Children’s Laureate (2019-2021)16.7.19 | Posted in News
Cressida has been announced as the new Waterstones Children’s Laureate (2019-2021). The role of Children’s Laureate is awarded once every two years to an eminent writer or illustrator of children’s books to celebrate outstanding achievement in their field. Cressida’s aim as Waterstones Children’s Laureate is to encourage EVERY child to read for fun and get […]
Twice Magic June 2019 Signings16.5.19 | Posted in Tours
Cressida is doing a number of events in June 2019 for the paperback edition of The Wizards of Once: Twice Magic, and tickets are now available. Come and meet Cressida and get your copies of her books signed! Find out more information about the events below: Saturday 1st June | 12pm Hay Festival Find out […]
The magic continues…26.7.18 | Posted in Wizard of Once
Take a sneak peek at the first chapter of Twice Magic (the second book in Cressida’s No.1 bestselling The Wizards of Once series) here… READ HERE