Chris Riddell answers your questions

The creator of the Goth Girls series, Chris Riddell is the new Children's Laureate.

The Children's Laureate is a well known writer of children's books who promotes and encourage children's interest in books, reading and writing.

He got his prize yesterday at a special event in London.

Ayshah went along with two Newsround viewers to meet him and catch up with the former laureate Malorie Blackman.

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