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.

The Spell Tailors with James Nicol

Thu, 4 Aug 2022
10.00am - 11.00am
Discover the magical world of The Spell Tailors, the new book by bestselling children's author James Nicol (The Apprentice Witch series) Meet Hen and the rest of Danelli family who can stitch magic and much more into clothes and hear about how two old biscuit tins inspired this tale of magic, family secrets and memories in this fully interactive fun session. The very first Spell Tailors event ahead of publication on 1 September.
Suitable from ages 7 years.

Booking essential.

Price £3
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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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