image for Literary Event item typeChris Haughton at St Osmund's Primary School

Literary Event, Sat 12 May 2018

Contact

Barnes Kids Literature Festival

Address

Church Road,
Barnes,
SW13 9HQ

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 12 May Ben Faulks
Sat 12 May Benji Davies
Sat 12 May Chris Haughton
Sat 12 May Chloë and Mick Inkpen
Sun 13 May Lissa Evans
Sun 13 May Rob Biddulph

Details

Join Chris Haughton, the acclaimed picture book creator of A Bit Lost, Oh No George!, Shh! We Have a Plan and most recently Goodnight Everyone for an action packed interactive family event. Full of stories, fun trailers, clever props, dancing and drawing games, children and adults alike will delight in meeting a cast of quirky characters!

Chris Haughton is considered one of the most exciting new voices in children’s literature. He is the author of four picture books – A Bit Lost, Oh No George! Shh! We Have A Plan, and Goodnight Everyone! – for which he has won every major illustration prize, and most recently the Children’s Books Ireland Book of the Year in 2017.

A favourite of art and design aficionados as well as parents, Chris was listed in TIME Magazine’s DESIGN 100.

Chris is also the co-founder of NODE a Fair Trade social business which aims to connect the world’s best designers and illustrators with traditional Nepalese carpet makers to create beautiful handmade rugs and other products. In addition to their fair wages, employees are taught literacy and skills and their work supports a school of 260 children and an orphanage of nineteen

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 12 May 2018 14:00 to 15:00

Prices

Suitable for ages 3+ Tickets £5 per person

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TQ 219764  Lat: 51.47410 Long: -0.24567