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Stewart and Riddell on grabbing the reader and earning their trust

Authors Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell tempt readers with dramatic openings and keep them hooked with lots of detail and digression. That was their approach with Barnaby Grimes: The Curse of the Nightwolf.


Explore discussion guides for Stewart and Riddell’s books Fergus CraneCorby Flood, and Hugo Pepper.

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Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell


Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell

Together, Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell, are the co-creators of great fantasy books like the Far-Flung Adventures series, which includes Fergus Crane, Gold Smarties Prize Winner, Corby Flood and Hugo Pepper, both Silver Nestle Prize Winners.