Private: The Magic of Books



Show Details

Dates: 14 Dec 2013
Times: 12pm
End Time: 2pm
Age Range: All the family

The Magic of Books is a Bumper Book Bonanza - a series of FREE family events at Half Moon on Sat 14 Dec from 12 Noon till 2pm.


Magic of Books

The Magic of Books is a Bumper Book Bonanza – a series of FREE family events at Half Moon from 12 Noon till 2pm.

Join some of London’s leading children’s writers and illustrators for drawing workshops, live readings and hands-on fun. Ross Montgomery will be providing comedy mayhem, explore all things edible with Cassie Liversidge and be fabuously creative drawing with Jessica Spanyol. Plus there will be readings and book signings by Karen Littlewood and Sian Pattenden. Sessions are aimed at children aged 2-12 but adults are very welcome to join in too!

Victoria Park Books will be running their Pop-Up Book Shop where you can buy books to be signed by one of the authors as well as cards and wrapping paper.

It is also a last chance to buy a beautiful print from our current Gallery exhibition  Every Picture Tells a Story by David Tazzyman (Mr Gum,) Lucy Freegard, Sian Pattenden and Tom McLaughlin (The Diabolical Mr Tiddles).

Timetable of Events

12 Noon – 12.20: Ross Montgomery book reading (family/7-12s)
12.10 – 12.50: Sian Pattenden book reading and drawing workshop (family/4+)
12.30 – 12.50: Karin Littlewood book reading (family/u8s)
1.00 – 1.50: Jessica Spanyol book reading and drawing workshop (family/2+)
1.00 – 1.20: Cassie Liversidge presentation and book reading (family/u10s)
1.20 – 1.40: Ross Montgomery book reading (family/7-12s)
1.40 – 2.00: Meet the Authors – Ross Montgomery, Sian Pattenden, Cassie Liversidge, Jessica Spanyol