Venue: Great Hall, Oundle
(Recommended for Reception & Year 1)
Having spent much of his life teaching English and Drama, Ian Whybrow is now a bestselling author with over 100 books to his name. His books include the two popular series Little Wolf and Harry and the Dinosaurs. Little Wolf's Book of Badness won the TSB Birmingham Book Award in 1996 and a UKRA Award the same year. It was made into an animated film for television in 2003, then adapted as a play which ran at Hampstead Theatre, London in 2007/08. In 2004, the film was nominated for four British Academy Animation Awards.
Harry and the Bucket Full of Dinosaurs is an animated television series which began broadcasting in 2005. The book on which the series is based, Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs, was shortlisted for the 2000 Children's Book Award, and won the Sheffield Children's Book Award and the Norfolk Libraries Children's Book Award in the same year.
Ian’s books are full of inventive and original humour and always writes with adult readers as well as youngsters in mind, come along and enjoy!
Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs; Harry and the Dinosaurs Go on Holiday; Harry and the Dinosaurs at the Museum; Harry and the Dinosaurs have a Happy Birthday; Harry and the Dinosaurs United; Aliens Stole My Dog