Children’s author Lauren Child

Address:
Victoria & Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London
Tel:
0207 942 2000

Dates and ticket price

Dates & Time:
10th November 2018
2 PM to 3.45 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£7 to £15. See vam.ac.uk

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Join the Children's Laureate and bestselling author of Charlie and Lola, Lauren Child, for a family-friendly talk about her latest works and life in books.

This event will see Lauren introduce a brand-new creation, Hubert Horatio Bartle Bobton-Trent, and one that you've probably heard of before - Mary Poppins - who she's bringing back to charm a whole new generation in a re-telling of the much-loved classic.

Note: This event will take place in the Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre, and will be followed by a book-signing. It is suitable for children aged 7 and above.

 

> Talk about Lauren Child

> Craig’s review of Victoria & Albert Museum – “I'm sitting here waiting for the Victoria & Albert Museum to open, watching three hundred school kids getting loaded off a coach. They are drowning out the traffic, that is how loud they are. And soon they will be running round the museum like a bunch of nutters. I wish I'd bought my earmuffs with me now. Ah well. You live and learn. It's certainly a very handsome lo… continued”

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