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Harrogate Children’s Book Group AGM with award-winning author Hilary Robinson

January 29 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm

We are delighted to invite you to our first FREE event of 2022 Hilary Robinson

Refreshments will be available as well as a book sale and book signing by Hilary

Hilary Robinson is an award-winning author, radio producer and broadcaster, who has written over 70 picture books including the internationally-acclaimed Mixed Up Fairy Tales. As an author, Hilary’s awards include the 2016 Historical Young Quills Award for Flo of the Somme, part of a picture book series for which she was also a Carnegie medal nominee. Her radio credits include Private Peaceful for BBC Radio 2 and her series for Barry Humphries Forgotten Musical Masterpieces was listed as one of the top 30 artistic triumphs of 2016 by The Telegraph.

Hilary will be talking about her Poppies series of books about the World War I.  Two of these books are now on the Books For Topics reading list for Key Stage 2 pupils  and would appeal to children from 8 – 12 years old.

This is a free event but we ask that anyone wanting to attend books a place by emailing harrogatecbg@gmail.com just for numbers. Thank you.


January 29
10:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Woodlands Methodist Church Hall
Wetherby Road
Harrogate,HG2 7SG