We are holding a full week of pre-school storytimes to celebrate Children’s Book Week 2021. All sessions are free but to ensure we operate to COVID safe conditions, numbers are strictly capped so bookings are essential.
Click on the relevant links to book the sessions you would like to attend. If a session books out, a wait list will automatically open.
Saturday 21 August 11am
Author of six beloved children picture storybooks, local star author, Patrick Guest, will be reading The Dress-Up Box and Windows.
Monday 23 August 12pm
Author of a whopping twenty-six picture story books and two middle-grade novels, Jane Godwin, will be reading her two new releases Mumma, Dadda, No, Mine, More! and Little One.
Tuesday 24 August 11am
Jess McGeachin will be reading their beautiful picture story books The Lost Library and Frankie and the Fossil.
Wednesday 25 August 11am
Anna Pignataro is a children’s author and illustrator who has created more than sixty books for children. She’ll be reading her new book Grandpa Loves Me and Florence and Fox (written by Zanni Louise & illustrated by Anna!).
Thursday 26 August 11am
Jess Racklyeft, writer and illustrator of over 20 picture story books, will be reading her titles Welcome Baby to this World and There’s Only One Friend Like You.
Friday 27 August 11am
Local author Andrea Rowe will be in-store to treat us to a story time of her extremely well-received debut picture story book Jetty Jumping and Alison Lester’s Magic Beach.