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Caryl Hart at Ilkley Literature Festival: Review

Watching Caryl Hart in action during her Whiffy Wilson session, I was struck by the calm and unflappable way she ran the workshop. Here was a … [read more]

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Yasmeen Ismail at Ilkley Literature Festival: Review

“There’ll be tears and laughter” joked Yasmeen Ismail at the start of her event and she was certainly half right in her predictions; although we were … [read more]

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Lauren Child at Ilkley Literature Festival: Review

A quick glance round the audience of Lauren Child’s recent Ilkley Lit Fest event would have seen ‘middle children’ throughout the audience nodding in … [read more]

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Andy Seed’s ‘Patron of Reading’ visit to Heather Garth Primary Academy, Rotherham

This week I have had the pleasure of accompanying author and poet Andy Seed on a visit to Heather Garth Primary Academy in Rotherham, where he is … [read more]

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Sue Hendra Interview

Brighton based author/illustrator Sue Hendra has worked on over 70 books. As well as illustrating books for other authors, she has also created the … [read more]

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National Non-Fiction November 2014

National Non-Fiction November 2014 Here at Book Events for Children, we're delighted to be participating in National Non-Fiction November, which is … [read more]

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Nicola Davies interview

Here at Book Events for Children, we first interviewed author Nicola Davies in 2012 and we've just caught up with Nicola again to find out more about … [read more]

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Book Events for Schools

Exciting news at Book Events for Children as we launch our new service, Book Events for Schools, organising author visits to primary … [read more]

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Tom Palmer’s ‘Tour de Leeds Libraries’

As Tour de France fever grips the country, Tom Palmer is returning to his roots to celebrate the libraries of Leeds and the historic role the city … [read more]