Tag Archives: Ex Libris

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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Amazing Opportunity for Unpublished Writers!

We’re thrilled that best-selling author Rachel Ward is joining the team behind the Bradford on Avon Mini Book Festival on Saturday 15th July. Rachel writes for teenagers and young adults (and, coming later this year, adults too). And, thanks to her publisher, Chicken House Books, we are … 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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Free, yes, completely FREE!

So we’re just over a week from the second, absolutely brilliant, totally fabulously FREE Bradford on Avon Mini Book Festival. Oh yes, not a penny do we want from you and your children, but we will still be delivering top … 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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Once Upon A Time….

…. there was a Scribble of Children’s Authors (that’s what a group of writerly types is called, don’t you know). They lived in and around a beautiful town called Bradford-on-Avon. They looked at the wonderful library and the marvellous bookshop, … Continue reading

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