Walled Garden, Conservatory, Courses & Lectures, Families, Garden Café
Sun 25 Jun 2017
A Day with Ryedale Book Festival
Standard admission fees apply
Join us and the team at Ryedale Book Festival for an action-packed day of poetry & nature writing with stars of the literary world. There will be something for all the family.
With high profile figures in the world of poetry and children's literature, there will be a full line up of events, workshops and lectures, as well as children's crafts and a Poetry Promenade.

Speakers will include:

Jacob Polley is the author of four acclaimed poetry collections, The Brink, Little Gods, The Havocs and Jackself as well as a Somerset Maugham Award-winning novel, Talk of the Town.  In 2016 he won the TS Eliot prize for poetry. 

Horatio Clare: is a multi award-winning author and journalist.  He has written two memoirs, Running for the Hills and Truant: Notes from the Slippery Slope, a novella, The Prince's Pen, and two works of travel and nature writing: A Single Swallow and Down to the Sea in Ships. He has recently published two children's books: Aubrey & the Terrible Yoot and Aubrey and the Terrible Ladybirds

Anneliese Emmans Dean is the author of 'Buzzing!' a book which explores the world of minibeasts through poetry.

Lizzy Stewart is the author of 'There's a Tiger in the Garden' which was recently shortlisted for the Waterstones Prize for illustrated Children's Books. 

Dr Amy-Jane Beer
will be running a half-day nature writing workshop 9am-1pm . tickets for the workshop cost £25.00 from ryedalebookfestival.com  (and include admission to the walled garden ). Spaces are limited.

Wardle & Jones will also be running a book stall in the Garden Cafe. 
Booking Information
Details to follow

Contact Details