Tag Archives: Anna Wilson

A Book Party fit for Matilda!

Good old Facebook is showing us memories of our first Mini Book Festival two years ago when Jeremy Strong came along and we basically book partied all day long. And now we’re going again, for a third time, and we’re … Continue reading

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Digging the blutack out of the library carpet….

So the children are gone, and most of the glue came off the walls, and nearly all the pipecleaners were still furry, and those little foam sweety things don’t do too much damage to library vacuum cleaners and the delicious … Continue reading

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An invitation to our Festival Launch

Friday 15th July 7.15 pm – 8.30 Books and Bites Interested in books for children and young people? Fancy writing or illustrating them yourself? Come and meet the BOAMBF team for an informal evening of bookish delights, as well as a … Continue reading

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Meet the BOAMBF team: Anna Wilson

As BOAMBF draws closer, we thought you’d like to meet the team bringing Bradford on Avon its very own Mini Book Festival. First up is Anna Wilson. Anna lives in Bradford on Avon and is the author of many books … Continue reading

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Just a picture of us in the sun…

OK – so it isn’t really a blog post, more a picture of this years BOAMBF team sunning ourselves outside the tiny library phone box in Turleigh. Yes – we were talking about leaflets and sponsorship and dull necessary things, … Continue reading

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Paying the Guest

The debate over paying authors for festival appearances – following Philip Pullman’s resignation as Patron of the Oxford Literary Festival – is one that the Bradford on Avon Mini Book Festival (BOAMBF) has been following with interest. Not least because we, … Continue reading

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24 hours to go until BOAMBF is live…

Weee Heee!  We’re nearly there. Just to update you – huge piles of cardboard are waiting in a secret cupboard in the library to turn into a model village, stickers and jewels and sellotape and paper are all clustering to … Continue reading

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