Get ready for the Children's Festival!

Inspiring your children's love of reading with a variety of authors, energetic storytelling and a barrel of laughs!

Fun-packed events

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.

East Coast Crime

Sat, 16 Oct 2021
11.30am - 12.30pm
The North Sea and the Yorkshire Coast make a perfect backdrop for a thrilling mystery. Dark brooding skies and swirling mists create an ominous atmosphere and a sense of foreboding.

Danuta Kot and Kate Evans discuss how this incredible landscape shapes the dark and moody settings for their gripping and suspenseful novels.

Price £7
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Poetry Competition

If you can say the words, you can write the words. Express yourself through poetry - whatever shape or form - and you could win £75! The competition is free to enter for all school aged children, with prizes for primary and secondary.

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