Bournville and Selly Oak
Bournville Community Hub, 27 Sycamore Road, B30 2AA
Free-£5 per ticket
17-Mar-17 to 26-Mar-17
Times on Website
0 months to Teenagers
Bournville BookFest 2017 - Birmingham's best children's book festival - has expanded across 10 days this year.
There are over 100 events taking place across Birmingham, including:
Jonny Duddle - "Pirates Next Door" author and illustrator of the Harry Potter books - will be performing and giving Harry Potter drawing classes.
David Litchfield ("The Bear and the Piano") will be reading from his book and performing on a real piano whilst teaching children bear-related songs.
Award-winning "Last Wild Trilogy" author Piers Torday is coming, as is mountaineer Matt Dickinson and vet Gill Lewis.
There will be a spectacular Dahl day with 'Revolting Rhymes' at the Barber Institute, with singing workshops, live music and craft.
'Spy Dog' author Andy Cope will be bringing Lara herself; there's also Storytelling with Guinea Pigs; and meet BB Taylor's raccoon, the hero of her animal adventure books.
Actress Toni Midlane will be delighting very small children with her drama tots classes; Chloe Inkpen will be reading from 'Zoe and Beans'; and everyone can take part in a book trail around Bournville Park.
Tickets on sale on January 31st 2017.
Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.
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