There are lots of events for children involving storytelling, entertainment, fun, meet-the-author book signings and crafts.
Friday 21 Feb, 11am–12noon, Alexander Centre, Jo Simmons
The very funny author of 'My Parents Cancelled My Birthday' and 'I Sold My Brother On the Internet', shortlisted for the Laugh Out Loud Book Awards (Lollies) 2020. Fun and stories.
Saturday 22 Feb, 11am–12 noon, Alexander Centre, Michael Rosen
Much-loved author, poet and broadcaster Michael Rosen, author of more than 200 books for children and adults, asks what it means to play with a Dickens plot, as he did in 'Bah! Humbug!' and 'Unexpected Twist!' and considers Dickens's life when he was a child. He also reads some of his funniest poems and shares wisdom from his latest 'Book of Play'.