World Book Day Activity
BookFest launches its 2014 Education Programme
To celebrate World Book Day World Book Day on 6 March, BookFest is holding a series of events in Merton schools with over 2,000 children taking part. The events, running throughout March launch the 2014 Young Writers' Competition. Writers including Steven Butler, Caroline Lawrence, Paul Stewart & Chris Riddell, John McNally and official World Book Day author, Sarah Lean will be taking part in events in schools.
University of Roehampton are running workshops on sonnets and the graphic novel as part of the competition.
This year's competition theme is The Message. Please encourage your school to take part.
Merton school please email email@example.com for the latest information.
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Friends packages start at just £30: There is a full range of benefits, including discounts and priority booking!
New Partnership with University of Roehampton
We're delighted that Roehampton have joined BookFest as lead higher education sponsors for 2014. Watch this space for developments and news on events.
We've moved: Our sponsors Marcus Beale Architects have given us a very warm welcome to their offices in Central Wimbledon. After three wonderful years in Putney (thank you Optima Medical!) it's so nice to be back home