David Almond – Master Storyteller
Saturday 29th September at 11.30 am Ripon Library
‘A writer of visionary, Blakean intensity’ The Times ‘a Tyneside Dylan Thomas … it is
impossible not to be swept up in the power of his storytelling’ Daily Telegraph
David Almond, winner of the Hans Christian Andersen Award – the world’s most prestigious prize for children’s authors, the Carnegie Medal, and the Whitbread Award ..
reads from his new book ‘The Colour of the Sun’, described by The Bookseller as ‘astonishingly beautiful’ and his next book ‘War is Over’, a graphic novel with a ten-year-old protagonist which commemorates the end of WW1. David will also talk about his famous book, Skellig, and the roots of his work, and invite lots of lively conversation!
Q & A and Book signing
£7 adult £5 child