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Quentin Blake

Born 16 December 1932, Sidcup, Kent, England

Quentin is an English cartoonist, caricaturist, illustrator and children's writer. He has illustrated over 300 books, including 18 written by Roald Dahl, which are among his most popular works. For his lasting contribution as a children's illustrator he won the biennial international Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2002, the highest recognition available to creators of children's books. From 1999 to 2001 he was the first British Children's Laureate.

Quentin Blake's books in leaf through a good book

Some other books by Quentin Blake