BALIT, Christina. British, b. 1961. Genres: Children's non-fiction, Plays/Screenplays, Illustrations. Career: Illustrator and playwright. City and Guilds School of Art, London, tutor. Publications: (and illustrator) My Arabian Home: Leila and Mustapha's Story, 1988. Illustrator of books by M. Morpurgo, C.J. Moore, J. Riordan, J. Mitton. PLAYS: Agony for Beginners, 1989; Woman with Upturned Skirt, 1992; The Sentence, 1996. Address: Pym Lodge, Soles Hill Rd., Shottenden, Kent CT4 8JU, England.