Wee Write! Glasgow’s Book Festival for Children and Young People 2014

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Wee Write takes place 5 – 11 March, 2014

In 2014, for the first time ever, Glasgow will play host to Wee Write!, a new book festival for children and young people. The festival takes place from 5-11 March 2014, and is expected to see audiences of around 12,000 attending​ over 100 events. It is the first children’s book festival in Scotland.

Celebrate 50 Whipple-Scrumptious years of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, join a session with the man who created Harry and the Dinosaurs, hop on the Play Talk Read Bus and much, much more. Come along to the Wee Write! Family Day on Saturday 8 March and celebrate the wonderful world of children’s literature!

About Wee Write!

Wee Write! is the only dedicated book festival for children and families in Scotland. In 2014, its first year, the festival will include a fantastic range of events for our children, young people and families to enjoy, from a huge schools festival​ to a fantastic family day. Wee Write! is part of the parent festival Aye Write! – now in it’s 9th year! – but is a stand-alone programme dedicated entirely to children’s writing.

Wee Write for Schools

Wee Write Free Events

Family Day Events and Information

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For under 10s…

Tom Palmer: Rugby Reading Game – 10.30-1.30am

Ian Whybrow: Harry and the Dinosaurs – 10.30-11.30am

Debi Gliori: What’s The Time Mr Wolf? – 11am-12noon

Happy Birthday Elmer! – 12noon-1pm

Debi Gliori: Dragon Loves Penguin – 1-2pm

Listen! Imagine! Draw! with JoJo Gnome – 1.30-2.30pm

Alison Murray: Picture Book Making – 2.30-3.30pm

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – 3.00-4.00​pm

Gerry Durkin’s A River of Stories – 3-4pm

Play & Share – 3-4pm

Toddlers Tales​ – 10am-11am 

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For older children and young people…

Comic Workshop with Metaphrog – 11.30-12.30pm
 

The Amazing Songwriting Adventure – 1.30-3.30pm​​

Family Day Further Information

Aye Write Festival 4-12 April 2014

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