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Chris Haughton

  • 5 stars across 10 books
    Chris Haughton is an Irish illustrator and author living in London. He was listed in Time magazine's 'DESIGN 100' for the work he has been doing for fair trade clothing company People Tree. His debut book 'A Bit Lost' was first published in English in September 2010. It has been translated into 19 languages and won 10 awards in 8 countries. In the UK it won Gold at the AOI 'Best of British Illustration Awards 2010'. In Ireland it won the Bisto Children's book of the year and the Eilís Dillon Award for Best Debut Book. In Holland it won the Dutch Picture Book of the Year 2012. In the US it won the Marion Vannette Ridgway award. 'Oh No George' came out in March 2012 and has been nominated for 5 awards in 4 countries including the Greenaway Medal and the Roald Dahl Funny award. ‘SHH! We have a plan’ came out in March 2014 and won the UK Association of Illustrators Award for best childrens book. Hat Monkey was released in Sept 2014.

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    7th April 2022

    Oh No, George!

    It's hard work being good all the time - and it's especially hard for a dog like George! Now celebrating its 10th an... More

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    2nd April 2015

    Shh! We Have a Plan

    The winner of the 2014 Association of Illustrators' Award for Children's Books, Shh! is the covetable new pictur... More

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    4th June 2020

    Don't Worry, Little Crab

    From the creator of A Bit Lost, Oh No, George!, Shh! We Have a Plan and Goodnight Everyone , comes a book about t... More

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    3rd August 2017

    Goodnight Everyone

    From the multi award-winning picture book maker of A Bit Lost, Oh No, George! and Shh! We Have a Plan , comes the... More

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    7th April 2022

    Maybe...

    From Chris Haughton comes a funny, suspenseful and keenly observed cautionary tale about pushing boundaries and indu... More

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    5th May 2011

    A Bit Lost

    Charting the journey of a little lost owl, a heart-warming and reassuring read from one of the most exciting new voi... More

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    5th October 2017

    Shh!: A Chris Haughton Boxed Set

    A boxed set of 3 vibrant, vivid board books from award-winning author-illustrator Chris Haughton In these three... More

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    6th October 2022

    Well Done, Mummy Penguin

    From Chris Haughton comes a funny, suspenseful celebration of mothers set against an atmospheric Antarctic backdrop.... More

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    6th October 2022

    Chris Haughton's Little Library

    A boxed set of five vibrant, witty board books from multi-award-winning author-illustrator Chris Haughton. In the... More

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    5th January 2023

    Maybe...

    From Chris Haughton comes a funny, suspenseful and keenly observed cautionary tale about pushing boundaries and indu... More

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