*Sold Out* How to Draw Animals Workshop with Nick Sharratt


11:00 - 12:30

Have you always wanted to doodle a dog, create a cat or paint a parrot?

Shark in the Park on a Windy Day with Nick Sharratt


14:00 - 15:00

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the park . . .

Demon Road with Derek Landy


18:00 - 19:00

Meet Derek Landy, creator of international sensation Skulduggery Pleasant, in an intimate event in our Attic for the launch of his mind-blowing new supernatural thriller Demon Road.

*Author Event* TROLLS with Adam Stower


13:00 - 14:00

Join Adam (author of Silly Doggy and Naughty Kitty) as he reads Grumbug – the latest tale from Trolliver’s Café.

Bookworm Babies


13:30 - 14:30

Babies are never too young to enjoy stories with you.

'The Importance of an Agent' with Sarah Crossan and Jenny McLachlan


18:00 - 19:30

Meet Sarah Crossan (author of Carnegie shortlisted Weight of Water and Apple and Rain) and Jenny McLachlan(author of Flirty Dancing and Love Bomb) in conversation with their agent Julia Churchill.


Painting with Rainbows - A Michael Foreman Exhibition

19/07/2015 - 19/06/2016

10:00 - 17:00

Through the exhibition we will use Michael's books to ask readers to consider the consequences of conflict, the fragility of our environment and the importance of friendship, empathy and tolerance through his storytelling and illustrations

Rhyme Around the World - A Nursery Rhyme Exhibition

19/07/2015 - 09/10/2016

10:00 - 17:00

This lively & colourful exhibition invites families to step straight into their favourite nursery rhymes and discover new ones from around the world.

A Bear Called Paddington

19/07/2015 - 20/10/2015

10:00 - 17:00

Grab your duffle coat and your marmalade sandwiches and discover how Michael Bond brought Paddington Bear to life.