10th New Writers UK Book Festival & Fayre
Saturday 25th October, 2014, 10.00am to 5.00pm
For Readers. For Writers. Free to attend.
At Nottinghamshire County Council’s County Hall, West Bridgford, Nottingham NG2 7QP
10.00am BBC Radio Presenter Mark Dennison opens the Festival
11.00am A J Dalton
Creative Writing Workshop and Talk: How to Approach Publishers. A J Dalton is a highly acclaimed dark fantasy author.
12.00noon Nicola Monaghan
A talk from the award-winning author and professional writing lecturer.
1.00pm Michael Cox
The children’s author will be giving a talk about his books in his own wonderfully entertaining style.
2.00pm Awards Presentation for the finalists of the New Writers UK Creative Writing Competition for Children and Young People 2014.
3.45 to 4.30pm Question and Answer session with our panel of guests
Plus Cherie Zamazing, author of 'Peter's Pebbles'. Cherie will be participating during the day helping younger children create their own pebble paintings.
Free admission, free parking, refreshments available, books for sale, face painting for younger children, advice and support for new writers.