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Celebrate Bookshop Day with Katie Cottle and Lucy Freegard at this year’s Bath Children’s Literature Festival

05/10/2019 10:00 am – 05/10/2019 4:30 pm | Waterstones, 4-5 Milsom St, Bath BA1 1DA

To celebrate Bookshop Day on Saturday 5 October Waterstones bookshop in Milsom Street, Bath, is hosting a free day when fans can come and meet local authors and illustrators. Pop in for a chat or to have your books signed by our authors and illustrators Katie Cottle and Lucy Freegard!



1 – 1.30pm

Katie Cottle is an author-illustrator from Bristol who won the Batsford Prize for children’s book illustration, which led to the publication of her first book, The Green Giant in the spring of 2019. This is a timely tale of friendship and the environment.







2 – 2.30pm

Lucy Freegard is an author and illustrator who makes picture books for children up to seven. Her titles include The Big Stink, about a mouse who is a cheese thief, and Ballet Bunnies about overcoming fear and learning to be confident. Lucy says come and say hello and she might do a doodle in your book for you.





When: Saturday 5th October, 10am to 4.30pm
Where: Waterstones, 4-5 Milsom St, Bath BA1 1DA
Price: Free

For more information visit the Bath Children’s Literature Festival website.