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Slippery Slugs and Sneaky Stories

The banners were out, the posters were up, the flyers were flying round the town, and sure enough last weekend the big day arrived. Bradford on Avon Library flung open its doors, and families and eager children from all over … Continue reading

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Editorial one-to-ones with Chicken House

Are you a new writer with a brand new children’s book up your sleeve, tucked in a drawer, or just sitting on your computer? If so and you’re wondering what to do with it next, read on. After the success … Continue reading

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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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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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So something’s cooking….

Today, four authors and a librarian met to think big thoughts and plan big deeds in a fine farm shop not far from Bradford on Avon. If you look at the About page – you can find out who is involved. … Continue reading

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