Coraline by Neil Gaiman, with beautiful illustrations by Chris Riddell


"There is something strange about Coraline's new home. It's not the mist, or the cat that always seems to be watching her, nor the signs of danger that Miss Spink and Miss Forcible, her new neighbours, read in the tea leaves.

Neil Gaiman, The Sleep and the Spindle. Illustration by Chris Riddell

Neil Gaiman, The Sleeper and the Spindle illustrated by Chris Riddell

must have the Chris Riddell illustrated Coraline coming out next year.

Coraline art by Chris Riddell. thegravemaurice: “ A woman stood in the kitchen with her back to Coraline. She looked a little like Coraline’s mother.

Here is Chris Riddell’s Ada Goth, star of the series of books Chris writes and illustrates which include Goth Girl and the Ghost of a Mouse, Goth Girl And The Fete Worse Than Death and his special World Book Day offering Goth Girl and the Pirate Queen. Ada is based on a real person, Lord Bryon’s daughter Ada Lovelace

The best work of Chris Riddell, new children's laureate – in pictures

From the Edge Chronicles, to Goth Girl, to Ottoline to The Sleeper and the Spindle, revel in the illustrations of Chris Riddell, who has just been crowned children’s laureate

A bog person, Mr Munroe   Chris Riddell

A bog person, Mr Munroe Chris Riddell

How to draw a mouse (a ghostly mouse) with Chris Riddell

How to draw a ghostly mouse Watch Chris Riddell drawing Ishmael the Ghostly Mouse - then you can draw him too!

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