The theme for the day is stories across the arts, exploring how children’s literature has fed into and off music, theatre, film and even puppetry! Visiting authors include David Almond, Michael Morpurgo, Emma Chichester Clark, James Mayhew and Clara Vulliamy.
Find out more and buy tickets in advance online at FCBG , online at Birmingham Box or in person in central Birmingham at the box office inside the new Library of Birmingham. There will also be tickets available on the day at the Birmingham Conservatoire.
The logo for the festival was designed by Gaida Giusti and was chosen from over 50 entries to a competition run by the FCBG via the website and Twitter account.
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