Cressida Cowell

The Wizards of Once

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Sat 16th May 2020 Start Time: 12:00 pm End Time: 1:00 pm

Baillie Gifford Auditorium, Stratford Play House


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We are very excited to welcome the current Children’s Laureate, Cressida Cowell, the author and illustrator of the bestselling How to Train Your Dragon book series which has sold over 8 million books worldwide in 38 languages, and is an award-winning DreamWorks film series, and a TV series shown on Netflix and CBBC. Her latest book The Wizards of Once is an international number one bestseller. Cressida is an ambassador for the National Literacy Trust and the Reading Agency and a founder patron of the Children’s Media Foundation. She has won numerous prizes for her books, including the Gold Award in the Nestle Children’s Book Prize. She’ll be talking about her books and inspiring children to have a go at writing themselves.

Suitable for 8+ years

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