8 - 10 yrs old
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The iconic ‘bad man’ Mr Gum (who hates children, animals, fun and corn on the cob) is on his way to Linton! Hidden away in a bag of sticks, he’s hitched a lift from his author, Andy Stanton.
Author of Orla and the Wild Hunt, a bewitching tale of magic and mystery set in rural Ireland, Anna Hoghton’s presentation introduces children to this original and moving story.
Anna Hoghton Workshop£0.00
Anna Hoghton’s ‘Designing Masks and Powers’ workshop, takes children on a magical journey through historical Venice, which is the setting of her book The Mask of Aribella.
Author and professional storyteller, Chloe Perrin, takes us to the evilest dynasty with their funny book His Royal Hopeless. Robbie can’t wait to pledge his heart to the menacing power of the family Sceptre.
Chloe Perrin Workshop£0.00
Chloe Perrin will be delivering a workshop about their favourite thing in the whole world – villains. Come up with your own villain and workout what makes a really good storybook villain.
Award-winning illustrator of the brilliant Mr Gum books, David Tazzyman, as well as the hilarious You Can’t Take An Elephant On A Bus, Jelly Boots Smelly Boots, and many more, will be leading a hands-on illustration workshop.
Draw a Dragon£0.00
We’re excited to welcome fantasy author and artist John McCambridge back to Linton with his extremely popular dragon-drawing workshops. A highlight of festivals past!
Experienced educator with a passion for motivating children to read and write, Polari-Prize-winning Ian Eagleton founded the Reading Realm and has dedicated himself to activism in the spheres of mental health and LGBTQ+ rights.
Prize-winning author Isabel Thomas delivers a presentation that will define, debunk and demystify the trickiest of questions.Perfect if you are wondering if there really is an answer to everything!