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20 February (Wed): London, Bog Eyed Book Festival, 11am-3pm: Save the date! And check back for details

6 March (Wed): London, World Book Day week events at Hatcham Temple Grove Free School, New Cross, and Eliot Bank Primary School, Forest Hill, organised by Pea Green Boat Books

7 March (Thurs): World Book Day picture book events, organised by Pea Green Boat Books (please contact Richard with any World Book Day week requests): richard AT
London, Forest School, Walthamstow

9 March (Sat): Chagford, Devon, Chagword Children’s Festival, details coming soon

28 – 31 March, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland: Mountains to Sea festival, programme coming soon

8 – 12 April, Geneva, Campus des Nations, International School of Geneva, author visit

2 May (Thurs): Publication of my new picture book with Scholastic UK, GRUMPYCORN!

2 – 4 May: Lismore, Ireland: Towers & Tales festival

20-23 May: Refrewshire schools

25 – 27 May: Abu Dhabi International Book Fair, Cultural Programme events, details coming soon

1 – 2 June: Shrewbury, Comics Salopia

20 – 23 June: Seldovia, Alaska: Seldovia Summer Solstice festival

Sept: Publication of the second Reeve & McIntyre Roly-Poly Flying Pony book (the sequel to The Legend of Kevin)!

16 Sept (Mon) – 21 Sept (Sat): Moniack Mhor, Kiltarlity, Inverness-shire IV4 7HT – Retreat course: Picture Books with James Mayhew & Sarah McIntyre, plus guest Pam Smy, details here

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