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Meet Paula Harrison and the Princess of Pets

Meet Paula as she introduces her brilliant new Princess of Pets series. Paula’s events include story-telling, ‘top tips’, and lots of different arts and crafts. Sure to keep children entertained and c…

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Meet Nadine Wild-Palmer

Nadine Wild-Palmer is an actress, singer, poet and writer and has also been a children’s librarian! A natural performer with a passion for children’s books she is the ideal author to invite into books…

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Get Wild with the Pet Princess

Animal-mad Princess Bea is ready to help any animal in need, no matter what the royal rules say! Celebrate Paula Harrison’s new series with this exciting party pack full of fun activities and stickers…

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Meet Fifi Kuo

Award-winning author / illustrator Fifi Kuo is touring the UK this April! Fifi has won the Macmillan Prize (Bronze) and iJungle illustration award (Merit) and been shortlisted for the AOI World Illust…

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Create a story with Rob Ramsden

Rob has 18 years experience as an educator, and longer as a story teller, weaving narrative through comics, illustration, animation and now picture books. Rob is available for readings and signings. H…

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Dive into the ocean with Sabrina Weiss

Originally from Switzerland, Sabrina Weiss is a London-based STEM communicator working for the British Ecological Society, an environmental charity, and for the Marine Megafauna Foundation, which work…

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Meet Jane Porter

Jane Porter is an illustrator and author who also runs regular art sessions for under 5s. Brian the Brave is her second book with Paul Stewart; she is also author/illustrator of Pink Lion (Walker Book…

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Amazing events with the Proud team

Read with pride and celebrate LGBTQ+ fiction for teens with an anthology of authors and artists sharing work on the theme of ‘pride’ in Proud. Authors involved include: Juno Dawson, Dean Atta, Fox Ben…

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Comedy with Guy Bass

Guy Bass is the award-winning and best-selling children’s author of several hilarious novels including the puntastic Noah Scape and Aidan Abet! Guy is renowned for his high-octane events touring schoo…

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Meet Helen Bate

Helen Bate’s book, Peter in Peril, is the true story of a child living through (and surviving) war and terror, that will resonate with today’s children witnessing others going through similar experien…

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Get Wild with Jonnie Wild

Fun book signings with puppet flamingo; lively group drama workshops in schools and libraries including serious environmental and conservation messages. Primary scool assemblies. Additional materials…

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Reading, Drawing and OCTOPANTS!

The perfect pants are hard to find for someone shaped like me. Could Octopants be just the job? Why not dive in and see…? There are all-in-ones for urchins and slipper-socks for eels… but will Oct…

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Wake them up with a Tom Palmer event

Tom Palmer is the top selling author of several books for Barrington Stoke including Over the Line, Ghost Stadium, Secret FC, and the Rugby Academy, Wings and Defenders series. A popular author, Readi…

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Learn evolution with Jonathan Emmett

How the Borks Became introduces Charles Darwin’s world-changing theory of natural selection to primary age children in an entertaining blend of science and storytelling. Jonathan’s quirky Seuss-like r…

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