Saturday, October 14, 2017

Lauren Child's 6 best books

Lauren Child is the creator of many best-selling and award-winning books, including the hugely popular Charlie and Lola and Clarice Bean series and a spin-off series of novels about Ruby Redfort. She is also the author-illustrator of The New Small Person and That Pesky Rat, among other picture books. She is the Children's Laureate in the U.K. and has won numerous awards, including the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal.

Lauren Child lives in London.

One of the author's six best books, as shared at the Daily Express:
by JD Salinger

I love his use of language and he has an amazing way of observing human character and behaviour. What stayed with me particularly is Franny’s story of not being understood when you are a young woman. It is that feeling of confusion and conflict.
Read about another entry on the list.

Franny and Zooey also appears among Alex Preston's top ten fictional characters struggling with faith and Colette McIntyre's list of eight books every college-bound student should read.

--Marshal Zeringue