Inspiring your children's love of reading with a variety of authors, energetic storytelling and a barrel of laughs!
Little readers have lots of opportunities to talk to our authors. There will be terrific tales, creative crafts and fantastic facts! Celebrate the love of reading and inspire their imaginations with our line-up of children's events.
Our celebration of the best in crime writing begins with an audience with LJ Ross.
A fabulous storyteller, this international bestselling author is best known for creating atmospheric mystery and thriller novels, including the DCI Ryan series of Northumbrian murder mysteries which have sold over five million copies worldwide. Her latest trilogy features forensic psychologist Dr Alex Gregory and a switch in location to Co. Mayo, Ireland.
Now with her own publishing imprint, Dark Skies Publishing, her journey into print is as fascinating and intriguing as her thrillers.
Using the power of poetry to educate people about dementia. Local poet Catherine Scott is working with East Riding secondary schools around the theme of dementia. Young people will perform their poetry at library reminiscence sessions, for those living with dementia and their carers. A project we are excited to be piloting in the East Riding.
Watch this space! We'll share more when the time comes
If you can say the words, you can write the words. Express yourself through poetry - whatever shape or form - and you could win £50! The competition is free to enter for all school aged children, with prizes for primary and secondary.Read more