Children's author Lauren Child talks about the inspiration behind Charlie and Lola

Every parent of school-age children will be familiar with siblings Charlie and Lola, from their TV series, their wonderfully drawn books or both. Author, illustrator and now children's laureate Lauren Child tells Kate Whiting about her life in books

Children's laureate and author Lauren Child, best known for her Charlie and Lola books
IT'S hard to speak to Lauren Child without humming the Charlie And Lola theme tune in your head. "It's catchy isn't it?" she admits. The 51-year-old writer and illustrator has[...]

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