Book Bugs – the aftermath

The first week of April was a chaotic one for us. Not only were we all recovering from over-indulging at Easter, we were thrust into a new financial year (with all the boring organising that entails) and we were running Oxfam Book Bugs, our first attempt at a children’s book festival.  I say ‘we’ but…

Introducing… Book Bugs!

Exciting news! Oxfam Balham is organising its first book festival for children! Scheduled for the 3-8 April this year (so that’s Easter holidays at the local schools) and authors so far include Margaret Bateson, Josh Lacey, Samira Osman and Sara Grant. The Balham Book Bugs festival will also include drama workshops, book market making sessions…