Chris is a writer, Illustrator and Performance Poet. He has sold thousands of books worldwide due to constant appearances at festivals, schools and libraries across the globe and has had many poetry and storybooks published since his first, ‘Bitey the Veggie Vampire’, in 2000. As well as scribbling pictures to accompany his own work, Chris illustrates for other authors too, including Ian Billings, Brian Moses, Joshua Seigal and Neal Zetter.
He has featured at many literary festivals including, The Edinburgh Fringe, The Edinburgh Book Festival, The Doha Book Festival and The Cheltenham Book Festival.
Chris’s workshops have taken him all over the world, inspiring countless children to be creative and write their own stories, poems and pick up a pencil and start scribbling their own illustrations. He has visited schools in China, Russia, Vietnam, Jordan, India, Germany, and The Congo, where he held a poetry and illustration workshop in a cave!