Discover Irish Children’s Books: A Family Book Event

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Saturday 13 July 2024

12:00 pm

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Discover Lots of Brilliant Books by Irish Children's Authors and Illustrators and Share Your Own Favourites! Join Shane Hegarty, ER Murray and Sarah Webb for this fun, interactive event family all about Irish children’s books.

Duration: One hour Age: 9+ and all ages (children and adults)

Admission: Free but ticketed. Age 9+

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Do you love books and reading? Would you like to find out more about the brilliant Irish children’s books that have been published recently? From colourful, funny picture books to brilliant novels and comic books, they will talk about lots of Irish books that will entertain, inspire and delight young readers of all ages.


And please bring along your favourite Irish children’s books and tell us all about them!


Plus Shane, ER and Sarah will read from their latest children’s books, explain where they get their ideas, and answer questions about writing.


An event for the whole family!


Sarah Webb

Sarah Webb is an award-winning Irish children’s writer and creative writing teacher. She is also the Events Manager at Halfway up the Stairs children’s bookshop in Greystones, Co Wicklow. Her...

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Shane Hegarty

Irish author Shane Hegarty has been shortlisted for an abundance of awards. His younger, middle grade title Boot was shortlisted for the Sainsbury's Book Award, nominated for the An Post...

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E.R. Murray

E.R. Murray writes novels, short stories and poetry for children and young adults. Her novels include Caramel Hearts and the award-winning Nine Lives Trilogy; The Book of Learning (Dublin UNESCO...

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