The first book in Chris Riddell's much-loved Ottoline series.
Chris Riddell is an accomplished artist and the political cartoonist for the Observer. He has enjoyed great acclaim for his books for children, and has collaborated with high profile authors such as Neil Gaiman and Russell Brand. His books have won a number of major prizes, including the 2001 and 2004 Kate Greenaway Medals. His work for Macmillan includes the bestselling Ottoline books, the Costa Award-winning Goth Girl, The Emperor of Absurdia and, with Paul Stewart, the Muddle Earth, Scavenger and Blobheads series. Chris lives in Brighton with his family.