Paul Bryers

Beverley Birch

J.P. Buxton

Sam Hepburn

Margaret Bateson-Hill

Karen Owen

Bridget Marzo

Lydia Syson

Jo Franklin

Sarah Mussi

Loretta Schauer

Waiting to hear from Jo


waiting to hear from Loretta


The Swish of the Curtain

by Pamela Brown

Anne of

Green Gables

by  L.M. Montgomery

Sara Grant


Secret Garden

by Frances Hodgson Burnett

by Enid Blyton

The Enchanted Wood series

A Bird Can Fly,

So Can I

 by Ruth Kraus and Mary Blair

Treasure Island

by Robert Louis Stevenson

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Everyone attending the festival gets to visit their local library to meet an author or an illustrator,(perhaps both) to look at books, talk about books and read books.

Why not take your library card to borrow a book or perhaps two...or three...or more?

The Lion, the Witch


the Wardrobe

by C.S. Lewis


by J. Meade Falkner

Speed Six

 by Bruce Carter

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H.L. Dennis

Patricia Elliott

The Hobbit

 by J.R.R. Tolkien

by Dodie Smith

by Mrs Molesworth

The Cuckoo Clock

Island of the Blue Dolphins

by Scott O'Dell

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Alex Wheatle

waiting to hear from Alex


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by Noel Streatfeild

by Enid Blyton

Cate Sampson

Chitra Soundar



'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

by Roald Dahl

Ballet Shoes

Mo O'Hara

The Hundred and One Dalmations

The Magic Faraway Tree

What's your favourite book?


And who is it by?

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With thanks to


Lambeth, Southwark and Wandsworth libraries  for hosting the visits

Gillian McClure

The Tale


Tom Kitten

by Beatrix Potter

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'Truly inspirational' 2013 participant

Sophia Bennett

Amanda Lillywhite

Green Eggs and Ham

by Dr Zeuss