The Northern Literary Festival
53 Degrees, Brook Street, Preston PR1 7BQ
The Supernatural & Fantastical in YA
21st July 12pm – 4.30pm
12pm – Doors Open. Get here early to secure a good seat! We’ll have bookish face painting, The Book Exchange and other activities.
1pm – Fantasy Panel. Melinda Salisbury will be chairing a discussion with Sally Green, Taran Matharu and Alexandra Christo. 4 bestselling authors join together to create a YA Fantasy discussion you don’t want to miss!
2pm – Author Signing. Melinda Salisbury, Sally Green, Taran Matharu & Alexandra Christo
3pm – Supernatural Panel. David Owen will be chairing a discussion with A.J Hartley, Melvin Burgess and Marcus Sedgwick. Be prepared to be spooked as these bestselling authors discuss everything we love about the supernatural.
Activities & Stalls
Face Painting – get a bookish motif by our free face painter. She’ll be with us until 1pm.
Book Exchange – book shelves overflowing with past reads you haven’t yet parted with? A common problem for avid readers! Why not bring your old books to our Book Exchange Stall and swap them for something you haven’t read?
Waterstones – selling books by the authors attending our event. Cash or card accepted.
More to be confirmed.