An author talk with
A Young Readers author talk with Jamila Gavin
Monday 19th February 2024 at 3:00pm
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A short talk followed by Q&A session
For readers aged 7 to 12 years
(children must be accompanied by an adult)
Join writer and storyteller Jamila Gavin for a young readers’ event!
Jamila Gavin is the award-winning novelist behind Coram Boy and Never Forget You, along with over twenty other books for children and young people. Born in Mussoorie, at the foothills of the Himalayas, Jamila’s stories draw on her own British-Indian heritage, her love of history, and her interest in myths and fables from across the world. Jamila’s novels span centuries and continents, and feature characters to inspire empathy and understanding. If you’re a young reader, or a future writer, who believes in the power of storytelling to change the world for the better, this is the event for you.