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Thurs 26th Sept / 12.00-13.00

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Chris Riddell

Discover legendary poems from around the world in this mesmerising event, with live-drawing from the award-winning former Children's Laureate Chris Riddell. In this session you will journey through ancient landscapes and perilous voyages, learning about the legends such as Arthur and Guinevere, the Queen of Sheba, Kubla Khan, Robin Hood, Joan of Arc, Mulan, and meeting mythical beings including the phoenix, yeti, dragon and kraken. 


Chris Riddell OBE - the 2015-2017 Children’s Laureate - is an accomplished artist and the political cartoonist for the Observer. His books have won a number of major prizes, including the three CILIP Kate Greenaway Medals and the Costa Children’s Book Award.

Years 5-7 

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