What is he up to?

Today is Friday 28th April 2017

Barnes Children's Literature Festival

St Mary's Church, Church Road, Barnes SW13 9HL

11:30am - 12:30pm

Come and listen to Axel in conversation with fellow legendary illustrator, Judith Kerr. Facilitated by Judith's editor Ian Craig, the discussion will range from the parallels in Judith and Axel's work, to their experiences of how they came to live and work in the UK. You may even be lucky enough to see them draw together.

Suitable for ages 9+

Tickets are £5 per person, available from the website link below.

Hay Festival

Hay-on-Wye, Wales

2:30pm - 3:30pm

Pip and Posy are best friends … most of the time! Come and see Axel as he introduces their latest adorable adventure. There’ll be stories and drawing fun for the youngest readers and watch out for an appearance from a surprise guest or two!

Edinburgh Festival: Pip & Posy

Baillie Gifford Imagination Lab, Edinburgh

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Come and see Axel as he introduces Pip and Posy's latest adorable adventure. There’ll be stories and drawing fun for the youngest readers.

More details to come soon!

Edinburgh Festival: Ugly Five

Baillie Gifford Main Theatre, Edinburgh

10:00am - 11:00am

Join Axel and Julia Donaldson for a live show with stories, singing and some drawing too. They will be reading from their newest book, The Ugly Five.

More details to come soon!