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BookTrust’s Lifetime Achievement Award Showcase

Part of Imagine Children's Festival

Be part of an event honouring one of the greats of children’s literature – the recipient of BookTrust’s Lifetime Achievement Award 2018.

The identity of the winner cannot be revealed until nearer the time but the past winners have been talents such as Shirley Hughes, Judith Kerr and Raymond Briggs.

A host of famous authors and illustrators including Chris Riddell, Sophy Henn, David Roberts, Polly Dunbar and David Melling join us to celebrate in a fun-packed, interactive event where you can get to know the winner and their work.

Keep an eye out in the week commencing Monday 5 February to find out who we are honouring and celebrating.

Dates & times

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Royal Festival Hall
The Clore Ballroom, Level 2



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Age recommendation
For all ages