David's Bookshop & David's Music
Eastcheap, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 3DE
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Helping Your Child to Read With author Kaye Umansky and Jane Walker of Barrington Stoke

Thursday 02 May 2013
7:30 pm

Is your child struggling to read? Or perhaps you know a struggling, reluctant or dyslexic reader. If so, please come along to David’s where Barrington Stoke author will be addressing these subjects.

Jane Walker will start off the evening talking about Children’s publishing company, Barrington Stoke and the books it offers for challenged readers.  Their books match the best-loved authors in the business with unique accessibility features to open up the love of the written word to young people with dyslexia or who are simply daunted by ‘big’ books. She can offer tips and advice on the night and will bring various free information leaflets for attendees to take away.

Kaye Umansky will talk about her writing and in particular her writing for Barrington Stoke... for reaching readers, what works and what doesn't. She is known to be very entertaining! Her two new books for Barrington Stoke are Wickedest Witch in the World and The Queen's Tale, both fractured fairy tales coming out in April.  She was born in Plymouth and now lives in London.  She is best known for her series of Pongwiffy books.

Tickets are £3, and there will be offers on the night.

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David's Bookshops are located in Eastcheap, Letchworth Garden City, only a few minutesí walk from the railway station in the heart of the Town Centre. There is ample parking nearby.

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01462 684631

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01462 475900

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01462 475924

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