Get inspired by literature at half term

Harefield Gazette - - NEWS -

AWARD-win­ning au­thors will de­scend on Uxbridge dur­ing the Oc­to­ber half term for a chil­dren and young adults’ literature event.

On Oc­to­ber 28, Uxbridge will host YA Shot’s an­nual not-for­profit literature event fea­tur­ing work­shops and book sign­ings from 71 Bri­tish au­thors and nine top blog­gers.

The event aims to com­bat fund­ing cuts to lo­cal li­braries with the day’s ticket sales fund­ing 35 free literature events lo­cally, giv­ing dis­ad­van­taged school stu­dents the chance to be inspired by literature.

The event is be­ing held in at the Uxbridge’s Civic Cen­tre, Water­stones and the Uxbridge Li­brary with tick­ets cost­ing adults £20 and £25 for an adult and two chil­dren.

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