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.

Big Read: The Mis-education of Evie Epworth

Sat, 23 Oct 2021
10.00am - 11.00am
The Miseducation of Evie Epworth is glorious explosion of feel good fun; a perfectly pitched modern fairy-tale about love, friendship and following your dreams. Moving, inventive and achingly funny, with an all-star cast of bold-as-brass characters. The book was a Richard & Judy Summer Book Club pick 2021 and also appeared on the Radio 2 Book Club selection.

Matson will be discussing his book with Lucy Rawnsley from the Beverley Bookshop.

Price Free, booking essential
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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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