Book in a Day: How to Train Your Dragon

Part of Imagine Children's Festival

Come for a delightfully dangerous jaunt on the Isle of Berk as we read Cressida Cowell’s How to Train Your Dragon for one whole heroic day.

We bring to life the adventures of Hiccup Horrendous Haddock the Third with readings from special guests and live performances.

The first book in Cowell’s fire-breathingly fabulous children’s book series was published in 2003. The series has since been adapted into two films and a television series by DreamWorks Animation.

At 3.30pm, meet the award-winning author Cressida Cowell herself. Cowell discusses how her childhood on a remote Scottish island inspired the How to Train Your Dragon series, and the process of turning the books into films. Plus, get a sneak peek at the third How to Train Your Dragon movie, The Hidden World. Cowell will be signing books afterwards.

Full schedule to follow.

Dates & times

23 Feb 2019
    • Sat 23 February 2019
      • 11:00 am


Royal Festival Hall
The Clore Ballroom, Level 2



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