The Eleventh Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Monday, November 16th to Sunday, November 22nd 2020

Virtual Festival
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Siobhán Parkinson

Siobhán writes mostly for children but also for adults and works as an editor and translator. Many of her books have won national and international awards, and she was the first laureate for children’s literature in Ireland (2010-12). The children’s publishing company she founded, Little Island Books, is the only company in Ireland publishing exclusively for children and young people.


Islands Of Books! Writing Stories For Children

Workshops Thursday, 14th Nov 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Sea View Room - NCPA

A workshop with Siobhán Parkinson connecting writers with young readers.

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