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Cressida Cowell

Born 15 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 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, Cressida works with illustrator Neal Layton in the ongoing series of Emily Brown stories.  Cressida has been Children’s Laureate since 2018.

Other titles in how to train your dragon series


Emily Brown books


Other work by Cressia


The Wizards of once series