EIBF Event: Scavenger with Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell

EIBF Event: Scavenger with Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell
  • Edinburgh International Book Festival, Edinburgh International Book Festival, 5a Charlotte Square, Edinburgh, EH2 4DR
    Edinburgh International Book Festival
    Edinburgh International Book Festival 5a Charlotte Square Edinburgh, EH2 4DR UNITED KINGDOM
  • 30/08/2015 15:45 - 30/08/2015 16:45


Join the wonderful Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell for the second book in their brand-new sci-fi adventure series, Scavenger. Young heroes York and Belle must face mutated carnivorous plants, insects and animals that have evolved in terrifying ways. Think Alien meets The Day of the Triffids for this action-packed illustrated journey into space.

Chris Riddell, the 2015-2017 UK Children's Laureate, is an accomplished artist and the political cartoonist for the Observer. He has enjoyed great acclaim for his books for children. His books have won a number of major prizes, including the 2001, 2004 and 2016 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medals. Goth Girl and the Ghost of a Mouse won the Costa Children's Book Award 2013. His previous work for Macmillan includes the bestselling Ottoline books, The Emperor of Absurdia, and, with Paul Stewart, the Muddle Earth books, the Scavenger series and the Blobheads series. Chris lives in Brighton with his family.