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Manchester Children's Book Festival 2012

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Thursday, 28 June, 2012 - 00:00 to Sunday, 8 July, 2012 - 00:00
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North West
Manchester Metropolitan University

MMU's second Children's Book Festival will take place in Summer 2012.

Directed by Carol Ann Duffy, Poet Laureate, the festival will include readings and workshops from children's authors, family events and exhibitions.

Routes North West will be offering readings of popular children's stories in a variety of languages and performances of stories by children from supplementary schools.

There will also be a readathon, with international students reading stories across the world to keep the baton going!

Please visit the Manchester Children's Book Festival website for more information.


2011-2012: School events and workshops

28th June 2012: Festival launch

29th June 2012: Family event

30th June 2012: Family Fun Day

1st July 2012: Family event

2nd - 6th July 2012: School's programme to include events, workshops and readings.

7th July 2012: Family events

8th July 2012: Closing event