Nadia Shireen

Nadia Shireen

Date: Thursday 16 June 2022
Time: 1.00pm
Venue: Wandsworth Civic Suite, Wandsworth SW18 2PU
Suitability: Years 2 - 4

Enter the wonderfully weird forest of Grimwood where fox cub siblings Ted and Nancy are on the run from Princess Buttons, the scariest street cat in the big city! Shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, author illustrator Nadia Shireen, brings her wildly funny new series to life as she shows you how she draws her quirky characters and be warned: you may laugh your head off!  

Nadia Shireen studied law and worked as a music journalist before following what she always thought was her destiny to become an illustrator. Her debut book Good Little Wolf received a mention in the Bologna Ragazzi Opera Prima Award and won the UKLA Book Award. Nadia has also been shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, The Sainsbury’s Book Award and the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize. In 2017, every Reception child in England received a copy of The Bumblebear as part of BookTrust’s Time to Read campaign. 
Suitable for years: 2 – 4
Duration: 1 hour
Booklist: Grimwood
Venue details:
Wandsworth Civic Suite

Wandsworth High Street, Wandsworth SW18 2PU

Accessibility information:

This venue is fully accessible and has disabled toilets available.

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