Oct
23

The Big Belton Book Fest

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Unleash your imagination and meet your favourite children’s authors as Belton House partners with the Lincolnshire Children’s Book Group to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Federation of Children’s Book Groups. We will be joined on Saturday 20th October for this FREE event at NT Belton House by Ali Sparkes, Megan Rix, Chloe Inkpen, Frann […]

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Aug
11

Jonathan Emmett Event

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The Lincolnshire Children’s Book Group was delighted to be invited to the launch of Jonathan Emmett’s latest picture book, ‘How the Borks Became’. The clever and beautifully illustrated book was presented by Jonathan and illustrator Elys Dolan at the Natural History Museum, Wollaton Hall, Nottingham on 19th May 2018.

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Aug
11

James Bishop Event

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On Thursday 19th April 2018 LCBG welcomed James Bishop, author of his debut book ‘Iguana Boy…Saves the World with a triple cheese pizza’. James visited 2 of our local Primary schools Huntingtower and St Mary’s and received a fantastic response from over 300 keystage 2 children. We are looking forward to welcoming James back to […]

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Aug
11

Dan Walker Event

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Dan Walker, Author of ‘Sky Thieves’ and ‘Desert Thieves’ Visited 6 of our local schools in November 2017. Secondary Schools; Priory Ruskin Academy & Kesteven Girls Grammar School and Primary schools; Long Bennington, Barrowby, St Mary’s and Denton were inspired and enthralled by Dan’s visit. The children were kept entertained with anecdotes of Dan’s childhood, […]

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Aug
11

Tamsin Winter Event

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The LCBG are delighted that local author Tamsin Winter will be visiting two of our local Secondary school members. She will be visiting Grantham on 4th July 2017. Tamsin will be giving a talk to year 7’s at Walton Girls High School in the morning followed by a workshop for one lucky year 7 class […]

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Aug
11

David Litchfield Mural

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Huntingtower Primary School won a competition by the Federation of Children’s Book Groups for a mural to be painted on the wall of their school by Author/Illustrator David Litchfield. David visited in June 2017….. painted a mural of ‘Grandads Secret Giant’, signed books and took the school assembly. The school is delighted with it’s new […]

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Aug
11

Steve Webb Event

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Steve Webb, Author of the ‘Spangles McNasty’ books will be visiting the LCBG on 21st March 2017! We are very excited to welcome Steve who will be visiting two of our local Primary school members; Huntingtower and Great Ponton. Steve will be promoting his latest ‘McNasty’ book called ‘Spangles McNasty and the Tunnel of Doom’.

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Oct
24

Jacqueline Wilson Event

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Jacqueline Wilson ‘Little Stars’ Event a total success! The Lincs Children’s book group were proud to welcome Dame Jacqueline Wilson who visited the group on Saturday 24th October! Jacqueline entertained many children from the local and wider community who all arrived very excited and desperate to see their literary icon. Jacqueline talked to the children […]

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