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Emily Brown and the elephant emergency

Cressida Cowell (author), Neal Layton (illustrator)

Emily Brown and the elephant emergency

Target audience:
3-5 years and up
Title
Emily Brown and the elephant emergency
Author
Cressida Cowell
Illustrator
Neal Layton
Language
English
Publisher
London: Orchard, 2010
[32] p. : ill.
ISBN
9781408302033 (paperback)
Placing suggestion
Avontuur (ZIZO)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 1 times in Flemish libraries

About Cressida Cowell

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Cressida Cowell (born 15 April 1966) is an English children's author, popularly known for the book series, How to Train Your Dragon, which has subsequently become an award-winning franchise as adapted for the screen by DreamWorks Animation. As of 2015, the series has sold more than seven million copies around the world.

In addition to her other publications, Cowell works with illustrator Neal Layton in the ongoing series of Emily Brown stories. The first in the series, That Rabbit Belongs to Emily Brown, won a Nestlé Children’s Book Award.

Personal life

Cressida Cowell was born on 15 April 1966 in London. She is the daughter of Michael Hare, 2nd Viscount Blakenham. Her uncle, by marriage, is U.S Supreme Court justice Stephen Breyer.

As a child, Cowell states she "grew up in London and on a small, uninhabited island off the west coast of Scotland," and that it was du…Read more on Wikipedia