Quintin Blake

Author & Illustrator

About Quintin Blake

Quentin Blake has been drawing ever since he can remember. He taught illustration for over twenty years at the Royal College of Art, of which he is an honorary professor. He has won many prizes, including the Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration, the Eleanor Farjeon Award and the Kate Greenaway Medal, and in 1999 he was appointed the first Children’s Laureate. In the 2013 New Year’s Honours List he was knighted for services to illustration.

Recent activity

Roald Dahl and Quintin Blake
1 month to go until Roald Dahl will be releasing Never Grow Up illustrated by Quintin Blake. Published by Puffin.
15 days ago
Roald Dahl and Quintin Blake
Out now! Roald Dahl: Easter EGGstravaganza by Roald Dahl, illustrated by Quintin Blake. Published by Puffin.
2 months ago
Christmas Eve
A remarkable book that your children will love this Christmas. Grimble at Christmas by Clement Freud and Quintin Blake.
5 months ago
Christmas Eve
A remarkable book that your children will love this Christmas. Roald Dahl's The Twelve Days of Christmas by Roald Dahl and Quintin Blake.
5 months ago
Christmas Eve
Xmas!!! Father Christmas's Last Present by Elvire Murail and Quintin Blake. Published by Jonathan Cape.
5 months ago
Christmas Eve
Could there be a better time to read Roald Dahl: On the First Day of Christmas by Roald Dahl and Quintin Blake. Published by Puffin.
5 months ago
National Horse Day (US)
You'll love The Young Performing Horse by John Yeoman and Quintin Blake. Published by Andersen Digital.
5 months ago
Roald Dahl and Quintin Blake
Out now! Roald Dahl: On the First Day of Christmas by Roald Dahl, illustrated by Quintin Blake. Published by Puffin.
7 months ago

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