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Today is Sunday 22nd October 2017

A World Inside a Book: Gruffalos, Dragons and Other Creatures

Discover Children’s Story Centre, 383-387 High Street, Stratford, London, E15 4QZ

Explore the world of Axel Scheffler and Julia Donaldson in the UK's first immersive exhibition of their collaborations together! Children will be able to explore mini-worlds brought to life from their favourite books including The Gruffalo, Room on the Broom, Stick Man, Tiddler and many many more. There will also be a more traditional exhibition alongside showing Axel's original artwork and sketches.

Diamond Jubilee Gardens FREE events

Diamond Jubilee Gardens, Twickenham Riverside

2:00pm - 6:00pm

Come and see Axel reading and drawing from his new book with Julia Donaldson, The Ugly Five, plus other family favourites. Each session will be followed by a book-signing.

2pm, 3.30pm, 5pm
Free (though donations encouraged)
Tickets are limited to four per applicant, on the day and in person only. Available from Diamond Jubilee Gardens from 11am onwards.
Suitable for children aged 3-7 years.

Special Book Signing with Judith Kerr

Illustration Cupboard, 22 Bury St, London SW1Y 6AL

3:00pm - 5:00pm

Axel will be joining fellow children's literature legend, Judith Kerr (Mog and The Tiger Who Came to Tea), at the Illustration Cupboard for an afternoon of booksigning. Buy a book, get it signed, and look at the Annual Winter Exhibition on display.