Festival of Children's Literature: The Three Laureates

Festival of Children's Literature: The Three Laureates
Date and time
03 Nov 2018 (10:30am - 11:30am)
03 Nov 2018 (12:00pm - 12:50pm)
03 Nov 2018 (1:30pm - 2:15pm)
03 Nov 2018 (3:00pm - 3:45pm)

The Bradshaw Hall, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, 200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR


£5 admission per laureate's event

Booking Information

Ticket sales open 15th June 2018

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The Federation of Children’s Book Groups is celebrating its 50th Anniversary with a Festival of Children’s Literature. 
It will include three past Children’s Laureates: A Treasury of Songs with Julia Donaldson (with a special guest appearance from the Gruffalo), the celebrated Jacqueline Wilson and the author and illustrator Chris Riddell.

Hosted at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, an exciting day is in store. Individual talks in our Concert Hall are followed by the opportunity for book signings as you’re invited to enter a literature-lover’s haven in a specially curated bookshop installation.

Jacqueline Wilson be available after her performance to meet and greet children in the bookshop.

It’s set to be a truly unmissable day – make sure you book your tickets to avoid disappointment!

Programme of events:

The Bradshaw Hall 
10.30am - 11.30amA Treasury of Songs with Julia Donaldson, with a guest appearance by the Gruffalo (suitable for ages 3+)
12pm - 12.50pm - Award-winning storyteller Anna Conomos performs Baba Yaga with local school children and audience participation. Free entry. (suitable for ages 3+)
1.30pm - 2.15pm - Jacqueline Wilson (suitable for ages 8+)
3.00pm - 3.45pm - Chris Riddell (suitable for ages 9+)

Organ Studio
10.00am - 4.30pm - Bookshop and signing sessions