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Wessex Children's Book Festival

Wessex Children’s Book Festival

The Wessex Children's Book Festival returns in October Half Term 2015.

We bring some of the best and most exciting children’s authors to Winchester and a range of fantastic activities that are focused on supporting Children’s reading. We hope the Wessex Children’s Book Festival brings a sense of fun to reading and helps children of all ages enjoy books and be inspired by meeting some of the best authors and illustrators.

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Check out the photos below for some of the fun we had during the 2013 Festival – many thanks to Gilbert Yates for providing these photos.

  • Korky Paul - Winnie the Witch Illustrator

  • Kaye Umansky - Creator of Pongwiffy the Witch

  • Andrew Weale - Author of The Spooky, Spooky House

  • Tony Robinson

  • Josh Lacey - Author of the Dragonsitter

  • Rainbow Fairies