Our guest: UK-based illustrator Chris Riddell is the 2015-2017 United Kingdom Children’s Laureate. His latest novel, Goth Girl and the Wuthering Fright, will be published by MacMillan on September 24, 2015 in the UK and October 23 in North America. (It is the third book in the Goth Girl series.) His most recent collaboration with Neil Gaiman, The Sleeper and the Spindle, will be published by HarperCollins September 22, 2015.
The Proust-Esque Questionnaire is based on a set of 36 standardized questions designed by Marcel Proust in the 1890’s to give an overview of the respondent’s personality. Our goals are less lofty, but hopefully will provide some insight into how your favorite authors and illustrators work and what they love.