Thu, 01 Feb|
Patrice Lawrence - Is That Your Mama for Reception, Year 1 & 2
Every child is a star - but sometimes adults' nosy questions can make them feel bad about themselves and their families. Come and hear the story of Josie who's always being asked 'Is That Your Mama?', inspired by Patrice's own families. Then it's time to make your own unique star.
Time & Location
01 Feb 2024, 13:30 – 14:15
Station Hall, Railton Rd, London SE24 0JW, UK
About the author
Patrice Lawrence writes books for children and young people of all ages, from picture books to teen thrillers. She's been shortlisted for the Costa Children's Award, the Carnegie Award and many regional awards, and won the Bookseller YA Prize, the Waterstones Prize for Older Children's Fiction, the Little Rebels Award, the Crimefest YA Prize (twice) and the inaugural Jhalak Prize for Children and Young People among other awards. She is passionate about social justice and is an ambassador for the creative writing charity, First Story and a patron of Hastings Literature Festival.