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Travel to inspirational places with our wonderful hosts, from the comfort of your own home. You’ll find details and links for all of this year’s free online events below.

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Storytale Festival Events 2020

Storytale Festival Events 2020

Storytale Festival Events 2020

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Wanda’s Words Got Stuck

Date: October, 24th, 2020
Time: 10:00am-10:20am
Where: Exclusive Event Finished
Age: 0-5 years
Cost: FREE

Listen to Lucy Rowland read Wanda’s Words Got Stuck, then follow a special wand-making craft session with Paula Bowles. It’s going to be magical!

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Tell Me a Tale

Date: October, 24th, 2020
Time: 10:30am-10:50am
Where: YouTube Event Link
Age: 0-11 years
Cost: FREE

Join professional storyteller, Pridie Tiernan, for an enchanting Scottish folktale, The Beekeeper and the Hare. Plus, there’ll be some fun story-spinning challenges for you at the end!

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Dragon Detective: Sky High!

Date: October, 24th, 2020
Time: 3:00pm-3:20pm
Where: YouTube Event Link
Age: 7-12 years
Cost: FREE

Award-winning author, Gareth Jones, will give an introduction to the third book in his Dragon Detective series, Sky High! He’ll then treat you to a performance of the accompanying song on various instruments – it’s an event not to be missed

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Halloween Scare

Date: October, 24th, 2020
Time: 8:00pm-8:20pm
Where: YouTube Event Link
Age: 12+ years
Cost: FREE

Author Gabriel Dylan will get your spooky juices flowing, with his Halloween themed talk about what makes a good scary book. He’ll share his inspiration for his novel, Whiteout, along with…

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Background Noise

Date: October, 26th, 2020
Time: 3:00pm-3:20pm
Where: YouTube Event Link
Age: 7 years+
Cost: FREE

Stir your imagination with poet Malaika Kegode, who’ll use a writing prompt to get you thinking about the stories that aren’t being told in famous paintings and photos. She’ll show you a way to get inspired to create your own characters.

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The Girl Who Walked to the Moon

Date: October, 27th, 2020
Time: 10:00am-10:20am
Where: YouTube Event Link
Age: 2-8 years
Cost: FREE

Author Tessa Yates will tell you her inspiring story about The Girl Who Walked to the Moon. Little Tessa dreams of being the first woman to land on the moon. After her rocket made from boxes gets her off to a slow start…

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Wild Things!

Date: October, 27th, 2020
Time: 3:00pm-3:30pm
Where: YouTube Event Link
Age: 7-12 years
Cost: FREE

Author Sophie Kirtley wants you to let your stories go WILD! Find out how she uses the natural world in her books… and how YOU can unleash the wild side of your writing too! Wellies on! Notebooks ready! Let’s get outside!

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Wanda’s Words Got Stuck

Date: October, 24th, 2020
Time: 10:00am-10:20am
Where: Exclusive Event Finished
Age: 0-5 years
Cost: FREE

Listen to Lucy Rowland read Wanda’s Words Got Stuck, then follow a special wand-making craft session with Paula Bowles. It’s going to be magical!

Read More »
tell-me-a-tale-event-image

Tell Me a Tale

Date: October, 24th, 2020
Time: 10:30am-10:50am
Where: YouTube Event Link
Age: 0-11 years
Cost: FREE

Join professional storyteller, Pridie Tiernan, for an enchanting Scottish folktale, The Beekeeper and the Hare. Plus, there’ll be some fun story-spinning challenges for you at the end!

Read More »
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Dragon Detective: Sky High!

Date: October, 24th, 2020
Time: 3:00pm-3:20pm
Where: YouTube Event Link
Age: 7-12 years
Cost: FREE

Award-winning author, Gareth Jones, will give an introduction to the third book in his Dragon Detective series, Sky High! He’ll then treat you to a performance of the accompanying song on various instruments – it’s an event not to be missed

Read More »
halloween-scare-event-image

Halloween Scare

Date: October, 24th, 2020
Time: 8:00pm-8:20pm
Where: YouTube Event Link
Age: 12+ years
Cost: FREE

Author Gabriel Dylan will get your spooky juices flowing, with his Halloween themed talk about what makes a good scary book. He’ll share his inspiration for his novel, Whiteout, along with…

Read More »
malaika-kegode-event-image

Background Noise

Date: October, 26th, 2020
Time: 3:00pm-3:20pm
Where: YouTube Event Link
Age: 7 years+
Cost: FREE

Stir your imagination with poet Malaika Kegode, who’ll use a writing prompt to get you thinking about the stories that aren’t being told in famous paintings and photos. She’ll show you a way to get inspired to create your own characters.

Read More »
the-girl-who-walked-to-the-moon-event-image

The Girl Who Walked to the Moon

Date: October, 27th, 2020
Time: 10:00am-10:20am
Where: YouTube Event Link
Age: 2-8 years
Cost: FREE

Author Tessa Yates will tell you her inspiring story about The Girl Who Walked to the Moon. Little Tessa dreams of being the first woman to land on the moon. After her rocket made from boxes gets her off to a slow start…

Read More »
wild-things-sophie-kirtley-event-image

Wild Things!

Date: October, 27th, 2020
Time: 3:00pm-3:30pm
Where: YouTube Event Link
Age: 7-12 years
Cost: FREE

Author Sophie Kirtley wants you to let your stories go WILD! Find out how she uses the natural world in her books… and how YOU can unleash the wild side of your writing too! Wellies on! Notebooks ready! Let’s get outside!

Read More »
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