Chris Riddell’s illustrated books are in stock in Broadhursts Bookshop in Market Street, Southport


Chris Riddell is an outstanding illustrator and author, and he is the current Children’s Laureate.  We have some great new books from him in stock now at Broadhursts Bookshop in Market Street, Southport.

The latest, and third, in his very popular, award-winning Goth Girl series was recently published, Goth Girl and the Wuthering Fright (hardback £10.99) and there are splendid new editions of his picture books for young readers Wendel and the Robots and The Emperor of Absurdia (hardback £6.99 each). 

For keen artists and doodlers there is a wonderful opportunity to fill your own journal with 365 creations taking inspiration from Chris Riddell’s own ideas and drawings. Chris Riddell’s Doodle a Day (paperback £9.99) is a treat for all ages and ultimately a fantastic keepsake. 

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Former Children’s Laureate, Michael Rosen has joined forces with Chris Riddell to produce a stunning picture book for younger children full of funny rhymes and beautiful pictures, A Great Big Cuddle (hardback  £14.99).  This is a book to be treasured and a wonderful present for special celebrations, birthdays or Christmas.  We are fortunate to have some signed copies of A Great Big Cuddle which makes them particularly collectable.

All the above are in stock at Broadhursts Booksellers, 5-7 Market Street, Southport PR8 1HD. Do come and visit the Children’s Room for a browse or telephone us on 01704 352064 or email [email protected] to reserve a book.

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