Children's Book Festival at Quarry Bank
The National Trust Children's Book Festival is back and heading to Quarry Bank on Saturday 23 - Sunday 24 June 2018. Unleash your imagination and meet your favourite children's authors and illustrators. With storytelling, crafts, workshops, readings, live illustration and much more, this is a must-do for bookworms of all ages. Below you'll find the full programme for the weekend and links to book your tickets.
Across the Children's Book Festival weekend you can enjoy even more story-themed fun inspired by the authors with dressing up, activities, crafts and interactive games in the gardens. Admission charges apply to these activities.
Booking is essential for all author events, workshops and storytelling session and can be booked by following the links below. Admission charges do not apply to these ticketed events.
The National Trust would like to say a BIG thank you to all the authors, illustrators and publishers who have supported the festival and made it possible.
Festival illustration; © Aardman, Steve Antony, Jason Cockcroft, Benji Davies, Tony De Saulles, Jonny Duddle, Jo Empson, Peggy Fortnum and HarperCollins Publishers, 1958, Steven Lenton, David Litchfield, Jamie Littler, Lydia Monks, Becka Moor, Harriet Muncaster, Helen Oxenbury, Tom Percival, Axel Scheffler, Alex T. Smith, Joe Todd-Stanton, Ed Vere. Designed by Charles Watkins. © National Trust 2018. The National Trust is a registered charity no. 205846.