Churchill Square’s Big Summer Read

Sid Sloane, star of CBeebies
Sid Sloane, star of CBeebies

An impressive array of authors will be taking part in Churchill Square’s Big Summer Read.

An impressive array of authors will be taking part in Churchill Square’s Big Summer Read, which gets underway on Friday, August 8.

The writers will be taking part in a host of free readings, book signings and special events.

Kicking things off will be CBeebies star, Sid Sloane, who will visit Churchill Square to read - on film - three of his favourite books. The film will be screened throughout the two-week event.

The line-up of authors taking part will include Brighton’s very own literary star Emily Gravett, award-winning writer and illustrator, twice winner of the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal for best-illustrated book (Little Mouse’s Big Book of Fears).

She will be joined by Chris Bradfor, the man behind the award-winning Young Samurai series; award -winning mother and daughter duo of AJ Foxx, responsible for creating the Mr Hendrix series of books; and many more.