Saturday 18 April 2015
The historic town and castle of Lismore, Ireland, will be transformed into the inspirational setting for the inaugural ‘Towers and Tales’ children’s book festival.
A line up of best selling and well-known children’s writers and illustrators, along with some talented new authors, will host a series of readings, workshops and events throughout the day.
• Philip Ardagh
• Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick
• Shane Hegarty
• Sarah McIntyre
• Chris Riddell
• Darren Shan
• Niamh Sharkey
Free and ticketed events for children of all ages will include Monster Doodle, Inspiration Station, Book Doctor, book making, costumed characters and pop-up story readings. A book shop, illustration exhibition and hot chocolate factory are also included on the agenda.
Advance booking for all ticketed events: Telephone: 058 54975
In person: Lismore Heritage Centre, Main Street, Lismore Eason, Unit 4, Dungarvan, County Waterford