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Sat, 03 Feb

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Station Hall

Frann Preston-Gannon - The Eco Family Book for ages 3+

Join illustrator Frann Preston-Gannon for an interactive storytime and drawing workshop. Frann will read from her new book, The Eco Family, and will get kids drawing pictures inspired by the nature of Brockwell Park

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Frann Preston-Gannon - The Eco Family Book for ages 3+
Frann Preston-Gannon - The Eco Family Book for ages 3+

Time & Location

03 Feb 2024, 10:00 – 10:45

Station Hall, Railton Rd, London SE24 0JW, UK

About the Artists & Speakers

Frann Preston-Gannon is an award winning author and illustrator from south London and her books have been published around the world.

In April 2011 she became the first UK recipient of the 'Sendak Fellowship' and spent a month in Autumn living with and learning from the great master of illustration, Maurice Sendak, at his home in Connecticut

Her first picture book, The Journey Home, was published in October 2012 and was shortlisted for both the Waterstones Children's Prize and the Cambridgeshire 'Read it Again' book Prize. It has also been shortlisted by Junior Magazine for 'Best Picture Book' and 'New Talent'. It was nominated for the Kate Greenaway award in 2014.

Since then she has published over 25 books for children including the highly acclaimed illustrated collection of poetry, I Am The Seed That Grew The Tree which was published with Nosy Crow in partnership with the National Trust. It would go on to be named Waterstones Children’s Gift of The Year 2018 and was shortlisted for The British Book Awards.

Frann lives in Tulse Hill with her partner and two children.

Tickets

  • Child Ticket (+ 1 FREE Adult)

    With each Child Ticket an adult can attend for free. Stepping Into Stories is a not-for-profit festival, funded by grants and donations. We strive to ensure that cost is never a barrier to taking part so we have introduced a 3 tier rate. Pay Less - For those on Lower Income who cannot afford the standard rate. Standard Rate - This is the standard cost of a ticket. Supporters Rate - If you can pay more and would like to support the festival, thank you! Every contribution helps.

    From £4.00 to £12.00
    • £4.00
      +£0.10 service fee
    • £8.00
      +£0.20 service fee
    • £12.00
      +£0.30 service fee
  • Adult / Extra Adult Ticket

    From £4.00 to £12.00
    • £4.00
      +£0.10 service fee
    • £8.00
      +£0.20 service fee
    • £12.00
      +£0.30 service fee

Total

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