Children's Laureate Lauren Child
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Lauren Child: Three facts about the new Children's Laureate

8 June 2017 Last updated at 13:53 BST

Lauren Child has been named the new Children's Laureate.

She's the author behind the Charlie and Lola series and the Clarice Bean books.

But while you might have read and know her books well, how much do you know about her?

She's been telling Newsround about herself, including some things you probably haven't heard before...