‘Raworths’ Young Writers’ Competition and The Big Write event (Harrogate)


 'Every Object Has a Story' writing competition Young writers across the Harrogate area are invited to take part in a creative writing competition with the theme 'Every Object Has a Story'. Children are encouraged to write 100-500 words as a short … [read more]

Ilkley Literature Festival: Story Explorers and Story Wizards


Do you know an 8-11 year old who loves reading and writing stories? If they're in West Yorkshire, Ilkley Literature Festival's weekly book sessions could be right up their street. The sessions run every Saturday morning during term time. Story … [read more]

ShoutSouth! Festival 2013, South London

Beverley in workshop

Here at Book Events for Children, we love the idea of Shout South! Festival 2013, which is a three-day creative-writing festival for school children in south London.  This event is organised by CWISL (Children's Writers and Illustrators in South … [read more]