Young ones call explore stall upon stall of exciting new book releases for children, featuring the best reads from some of the best children’s publishers, including big names: Gecko Press, Pushkin Press, Tate Publishing and Tiny Owl.
Free, drop in activities are available, including book reading with artist Adam room berg from his latest book Humans and Other Animals, A-Z in sign language accompanied by a sign language interpreter and book reading with illustrator and author Frann Preston-Gannon from her publication The Journey Home will help get kids engaged with reading.
More creative kiddies have a choice of artist lead workshops, including an afternoon with artists Charlene Man and Jason Ford based on their activity books, or arts and crafts workshop with illustrator and designer Maggie LI based on her new book The Amazing Human Body Detectives.
With talks, workshops, readings and literary gifts galore, a trip to the South London Gallery Children’s Book Fair promises to have lots in store for families looking to get their children engaged with reading. Plus, don't miss out on personalised book signings from some of the nation's favourite children’s authors and illustrators.
Suitable for all ages
|What||Children's Book Fair, South London Gallery|
|Where||South London Gallery, 65-67 Peckham Road, London, SE5 8UH | MAP|
|Nearest tube||Brixton (underground)|
27 Nov 15 – 28 Nov 15, Times Vary. On Friday: 3pm-9pm. On Saturday: 11am - 6pm
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