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Cressida Cowell

Born on 15th April 1966, London, England

Cressida is a British children's author, popularly known for the book series, How to Train Your Dragon, which has become award-winning and made into films and series by DreamWorks Animation. As of 2015, the series has sold more than seven million copies around the world.

In addition to her other publications, Cressida works with illustrator Neal Layton in the ongoing series of Emily Brown stories.  Cressida has been Children’s Laureate since 2019.

Other books in how to train your dragon series



Emily Brown books



Other work by Cressida Cowell




The Wizards of once series