Prize Draw

Prize Draw

A family ticket admits 5 people to an event. The Alligator Design event is not included in this prize draw, as spaces are almost gone. This prize is not redeemable for... read more
Tickets!

Tickets!

Tickets are now available via our website – just click on the ‘Events‘ button and follow the desired link. We will be adding three more links very soon – two for B.B.Taylor and a free event at the Brentwood Library…... read more
The Final Line-Up

The Final Line-Up

Hello lovely people. We can finally share our line-up for this summer, and it’s cracking. We’re still waiting on the confirmation of a couple of venues, but here’s what we have so far:                   As... read more
And so it begins

And so it begins

So far, we have confirmed the following brilliant guests: Hayley Barker, Harriet Muncaster, B.B.Taylor, Ross Montgomery, John Kirk, Lorraine Gregory, Jennifer Killick, A.F.Harrold, Really Big Pants Theatre Co, and Alligator Design. Watch this space for more guests and... read more
Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Well hello there. We hope that everyone had a wonderful festive season and that the New Year is full of promise. Now that 2017 is behind us, it’s time to start planning in earnest for this year’s week of events. If you would like to support the festival... read more
Last Call

Last Call

After a little under a year of planning, the second Brentwood Children’s Literary Festival has drawn to a close. It’s been an exhausting, exciting and rewarding eight days. We ended with a jam-packed schedule of three events today, beginning with Gareth P Jones. You... read more
Tyrannosaurus Big Pants

Tyrannosaurus Big Pants

About a year or so ago, we met Nicky Dee and her fantastic dinosaur books. What we loved about the books was that each one focuses on a chosen dinosaur, without dumbing the information down. And, as a series, the books follow the same format, making them feel at once... read more
Witches, Zombies and More!

Witches, Zombies and More!

The morning began in the usual way, but who was to know that Brentwood would soon be visited by so many witches? And who would have guessed that for an unsuspecting member of the audience, their inner-witch was soon to be released? That’s what happened when James... read more
Leafy Meets Alice

Leafy Meets Alice

Day 5 has come to a close. On the one hand, it feels like the festival has been running for an eternity, but on the other, it’s difficult to fathom that we are five days in. So, what was on offer to day? Well, we began the morning with Philip Ardagh and Elissa Elwick.... read more