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Wessex Children's Book Festival

Wessex Children’s Book Festival

Every October half term we bring some of the best and most exciting children’s authors to Winchester and a range of fantastic activities all 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