Dr Christopher Richardson
Author & Teacher
Christopher Richardson is the author of Empire of the Waves, an epic maritime fantasy from Penguin Random House.
"This debut has all the elements of a great fantasy adventure ... the story is beautifully written, action-packed and engaging ... the conclusion leaves the reader wanting more..."
Junior Books + Publishing
Dr Richardson is also a researcher of children's culture in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK or North Korea). His PhD thesis was entitled Childhood Policies & Practices in the DPRK: A Challenge to Korean Unification.
Christopher is the author of six non-fiction picture books in the X-Zone Series from Scholastic. He is also a researcher of the children's poetry of Edward Lear and writes nonsense poetry of his own.