Rashmi Sirdeshpande & Rikin Parekh

Rashmi Sirdeshpande & Rikin Parekh

Date: Thursday 23 June 2022
Time: 1.00pm
Venue: Main Marquee, London Wetlands, SW13
Suitability: Reception & Year 1
Yes you can, Cow! We believe in you! It’s the Nursery Rhyme’s big performance, but Cow is having second thoughts. She’s too scared to jump! What if she crashes? Will everyone laugh? Join Rashmi Sirdeshpande and Rikin Parekh to hear all about their latest picture book Yes You Can, Cow, a gorgeous heartwarming story about believing in yourself and doing your best, based on the ever-popular nursery rhyme ‘Hey Diddle Diddle’. 
Rashmi Sirdeshpande is a lawyer turned children’s author who loves making big ideas fun and accessible to young readers. Rashmi writes a mix of award winning picture books such as Never Show a T-Rex a Book, which won The Society of Authors The Queen’s Knickers Award, and non-fiction, including Dosh, How to Change the World and Good News which has been nominated for this year’s Blue Peter Book Awards. 
Rikin Parekh is a children’s book illustrator who also works as a LSA (Learning Support Assistant) in primary schools. Rikin’s picture books include Fly Tiger Fly and This Book Has Alpacas. He’s also the illustrator of Fearless Fairy Tales by Konnie Huq and the popular series The Worst Class in the World by Joanna Nadin and Iguana Boy by James Bishop.  
Suitable for years: Reception & Year 1
Duration: 1 hour
Booklist: Yes You Can, Cow!
Venue details:
Main Marquee

London Wetlands, Queen Elizabeth’s Walk, Barnes SW13 9WT

Accessibility information:

This venue is fully accessible and has disabled toilets available.

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