Tag Archives: Fleur Hitchcock

“Space Gerbil is brilliant!” David Solomons set to launch Supervillains in sleepy Bradford-on-Avon

With only three weeks to go until the big day, it’s time to remind you of the fantastic events we have in store for you. Events are free but places do need to be booked and you might need to … 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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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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Two weeks to go, and we’re getting ready…

With barely two weeks to go before the great event,  Maudie and I went to the Wiltshire Scrapstore to get materials for all our workshops and activities.  We had a shopping list: Jewels and sequins for Cate Shearwater Hat Materials for … Continue reading

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