Bookniks 2018

10 January 2018 - 12:20pm -- miranda
Upcoming EventsSunday, January 28

Bookniks 2018


2018-01-28 13:00:00



Jonny Berliner and Abi Symons
Alex Bellos and Ben Lyttleton
Emma Carroll
Irving Finkel
Raphael Honigstein
Judith Kerr

Jewish Book Week and JW3 bring you Bookniks, our very own children’s book festival. Join us for a fun filled afternoon of stories, craft, puppetry, a touch of Tu B’Shvat (The Jewish New Year for Trees) and some of the most exciting children’s writers around.


Sessions cost £4 per adult or child, unless otherwise stated. Children must be accompanied by an adult for all sessions.


Jonny Berliner and Abi Symons: Shel Silverstein’s Session of Silliness 2.00-2.45pm, ages 3+


Puppet Tales 2.45-3.15pm, 3.30-4pm, 4.15-5.45pm, ages 2-5


Emma Carroll: Letters from the Lighthouse 2.15-2.55pm, ages 8+


Judith Kerr: Katinka’s Tail: 3.15-4.00pm, ages 4+


Alex Bellos and Ben LytteltonSchool: Where Football Explains The World 4.30-5.25pm, ages 7+


Irving Finkel: The Lifeboat that Saved the World 3.00-3.30pm, ages 9+ 


Raphael Honigstein’s Big Book  of Treasures 4.00-4.30pm, ages 8+


Free Drop-In Events


Create Your Own Comic Book 2-5pm, ages 5+


Jungle Jam 2.15-2.45pm, 3.15-3.45pm, 4.15-4.45pm ages 0-6 


Crafternoon 2-5pm, ages 2+


Soft Play 2-5pm, ages 0-2


West End Lane Books is delighted to be supporting Bookniks and will be running the on-site festival bookshop, where authors will sign their books.