#ReadersWanted continues with An Post and Children's Books Ireland and up next we meet Chris Haughton.

Chris is an illustrator and picturebook maker from Dublin. He loves to travel and has lived in many different cities around the world. Chris has written and illustrated five picturebooks: 'A Bit Lost', ‘Oh No, George!’, ‘Shh! We Have A Plan’, ‘Goodnight Everyone’ and ‘Don’t Worry, Little Crab’.

Watch this video from Tate Kids to find out more about Chris and his work

Chris Haughton's picturebooks are instantly recognisable because of his distinctive characters and use of vibrant colour.

What colours will you use to bring to life these scenes from 'Shh! We Have a Plan’ and ‘Oh No, George!’?

You'll find lots of downloadable activity sheets and craft ideas created by Chris here: https://www.chrishaughton.com/downloads


An Post, supported by Children's Books Ireland, want YOU to reimagine your favourite story.

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1. Draw a scene from a book you love.

2. Include yourself as a character.

3. Tell us why this is your favourite book in 20 words.

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