Anna At War Launch Party

As life for German Jews becomes increasingly perilous, Anna’s parents put her on a train leaving for England. But the war follows her to Kent, and soon Anna finds herself caught up in web of betrayal and secrecy.

How can she prove whose side she’s on when she can’t tell anyone the truth? But actions speak louder than words, and Anna has a dangerous plan…

A brilliant and moving wartime adventure from the author of Evie’s Ghost. Cover illustration by Daniela Terrazzini.

Free event but please book a place.

Book Launch – Moonstruck Poems about our moon – Ed. Roger Stevens

Come and celebrate the launch of this fab new poetry anthology and meet some of the poets as they perform their poems in-store. Best suited for 7+

New poems about the moon from well-known and up-and-coming poets, including many of the National Poetry Day Ambassadors, are combined with classic poems with a moon theme. Edited by Roger Stevens and illustrated by Ed Boxall.

This is an inspirational and beautifully illustrated anthology that will spark children’s imaginations and celebrate our solar system in the 50th anniversary year of the moon landing in July 1969.

Poets include Roger Stevens, Brian Moses, Valerie Bloom, Mandy Coe, Grace Nichols, Liz Brownlee, James Carter, Jay Hulme, Tony Mitton, Sue Hardy-Dawson and Rachel Rooney, as well as Percy Bysshe Shelley, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and Emily Brontë.

Free event but please RSVP here.