Thursday, July 07, 2016
Lauren Child’s 14 favourite children’s books
Photo: Emma Hardy/East Photographic
With over three million copies sold, a hugely successful television spin-off and countless musical adaptations, Lauren Child – creator of Charlie and Lola, Clarice Bean and Ruby Redfort – knows a thing or two about children’s books.
Whether it’s big cats spoiling your supper or adventurous schoolboys getting their own back on the teacher, everyone has their picks of the genre. Here are Lauren Child’s 14 favourite children’s books, including three picture books loved by her four-year-old daughter Tuesday. MORE