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2/19/2022 11:00:00 AM 2/19/2022 11:00:00 AM

Part of Imagine Children's Festival

London

Elle McNicoll: Like a Charm

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  • 19-Feb-2022 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Elle McNicoll: Like a Charm
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Part of Imagine Children's Festival

Elle McNicoll uncovers her mystical new book, Like a Charm, in conversation with Aisha Bushby. When Ramya moves back to Edinburgh, she isn’t looking for an adventure; she just wants to get through school. But she’s soon pulled into her family’s magical secrets, and has her eyes opened to an underground world of unseen mystical creatures. Armed with her late grandfather's notebooks, she sets out to discover more and comes up against the mysterious and deadly Sirens. Like a Charm is a beautifully written, compelling magical fantasy with McNicoll’s trademark compassion and celebration of difference. McNicoll’s debut novel, A Kind of Spark, won the Blue Peter Book Award and the overall Waterstones Children's Book Prize, and is currently being adapted for TV. She is an advocate for better representation of neurodiversity in publishing.

  • Relaxed Performance
  • Literary

Like a Charm is a beautifully written, compelling magical fantasy with McNicoll’s trademark compassion and celebration of difference.

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Venue details

Southbank Centre
Belvedere Road, SE1 8XX

  • FREE

    The Origins of Carmen Power

    09-Feb-2022 - All Day

    Part of the Southbank Centre's Imagine Children's Festival

    7 - 13 years
    2/9/2022 12:00:00 AM 2/9/2022 12:00:00 AM

    Part of the Southbank Centre's Imagine Children's Festival

  • London

    Intotheclouds: 19 – 36 Months

    09-Feb-2022 - 10-Feb-2022
    1 - 3 years
    2/9/2022 12:00:00 AM 2/10/2022 12:00:00 AM

    Part of the Southbank Centre's Imagine Children's Festival

    Southbank Centre
    , SE1 8XX
  • FREE
    London

    Slumber Stories

    09-Feb-2022
    0 - 5 years
    2/9/2022 12:00:00 AM 2/9/2022 12:00:00 AM

    Part of Imagine Children's Festival

    Southbank Centre
    , SE1 8XX
  • FREE
    London

    Rug Rhymes

    09-Feb-2022 10:30 AM - 11-Feb-2022 11:30 AM
    0 - 5 years
    2/9/2022 10:30:00 AM 2/11/2022 11:30:00 AM

    Part of Imagine Children's Festival

    Southbank Centre
    , Se1 8xx
  • London

    Peppa Pig: My First Concert

    11-Feb-2022 - 13-Feb-2022
    2 - 12 years
    2/11/2022 12:00:00 AM 2/13/2022 12:00:00 AM

    Part of Imagine Children's Festival

    Southbank Centre
    , SE1 8XX
  • FREE
    London

    Groove Baby Presents: Groove Sensations

    11-Feb-2022 10:30 AM - 15:15 PM
    0 - 5 years
    2/11/2022 10:30:00 AM 2/11/2022 3:15:00 PM

    Come on a sensational sensory voyage specially created for under-fives and their grown-ups, as Groove Baby returns to Imagine Children Festival. The tunes range from beautiful electronic soundscapes t...

    Southbank Centre
    , Se1 8xx
  • London

    Nadia Shireen: Grimwood

    19-Feb-2022 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Southbank Centre
    7 - 12 years
    2/19/2022 11:00:00 AM 2/19/2022 12:00:00 PM

    Part of Imagine Children's Festival

    Royal Festival Hall
    , SE1 8XX
  • London

    Julia Donaldson & Friends: a Pocketful of Songs

    19-Feb-2022 12:00 PM - 16:15 PM
    4 - 12 years
    2/19/2022 12:00:00 PM 2/19/2022 4:15:00 PM

    Part of Imagine Children's Festival

    Southbank Centre
    , SE1 8XX
  • London

    ADAM KAY: A HILARIOUS & GROSS HISTORY OF THE HUMAN BODY

    19-Feb-2022 14:00 PM - 15:00 PM
    Southbank Centre
    7 - 12 years
    2/19/2022 2:00:00 PM 2/19/2022 3:00:00 PM

    Part of Imagine Children's Festival

    Royal Festival Hall
    ,
  • London

    A MORNING WITH MICHAEL ROSEN

    20-Feb-2022 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
    Southbank Centre
    5 - 12 years
    2/20/2022 10:45:00 AM 2/20/2022 11:45:00 AM

    Part of Imagine Children's Festival

    Royal Festival Hall
    ,

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