‘How To Train Your Dragon’ Author Named New Children’s Laureate

‘How To Train Your Dragon’ Author Named New Children’s Laureate

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      Children’s author Cressida Cowell has won over the hearts of many with her How To Train Your Dragon book series, which was adapted into an award winning film franchise of the same name. She will continue to bring the joy of reading to children everywhere with her new title as Waterstones children’s laureate.     Succeeding the previous laureate Lauren Child, Cowell will take on the role of inspiring children to read and write more. She received the honor at the Shakespeare’s Globe theatre in London, where she outlined her plans to encourage youth to read more. …