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20th October, 2021, Steyning Cricket Club

Julia Donaldson Live Virtual Event: Songs, Stories and Q & A

Celebrate Independent Bookshop Week with Julia Donaldson, in the comfort of your own home!

Saturday 19th June, 10.30am to 11.30am.

Join Julia Donaldson for this special one-off live, online event. Julia will read her latest stories, including ‘The Woolly Bear Caterpillar’, perform songs accompanied by her husband, Malcolm, and answer questions from the audience. The event will stream live via Zoom, in a collaboration with Wee Three Indies, At Home with 4 Indies, and The Steyning Bookshop.

Tickets £5 Or FREE when you order one of the following books from the Steyning Bookshop:

The Woolly Bear Caterpillar by Julia Donaldson, illustrated by Yuval Zommer – £12.99** The Hospital Dog by Julia Donaldson, illustrated by Sara Ogilvie – £6.99 The Scarecrow’s Wedding by  Julia Donaldson, illustrated by Axel Scheffler – £6.99

Please book your event access ticket here or by calling us on 01903 812062. If you would like to purchase one of the 3 books, you will get £5 off the book price if you state that you are an event ticket-holder. You can purchase the books + postage via our website store, in person at the shop, or by telephone. If purchasing via our website we will manually adjust the price so do mention in the ORDER NOTES that you are a ticket-holder.

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A few lovely photos from local children's author and sometime bookshop staff member Jim Beckett's school visit today at East Preston Junior School. The children were full of inventive ideas and lots of books were signed! #caravanattheedgeofdoom


Event klaxon! @thejonoscott taking about his new book Into the Groove @BloomsburyBooks on Thursday 9th March. Tix here