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Do you know your Brachiosaurus from your Triceratops? Join Head Explorer, Jonny Duddle, creator of the award-winning, bestselling Gigantosaurus series (now also on Netflix) for a spot of dino-spotting!

Hear Jonny Duddle talking about creating Tiny, Bill, Bonehead & Fin and their adventures and what it was like to have his book made into a TV series.

Jonny will read from one of his favourite stories and you’ll have the chance to find out how to draw your favourite Gigantosaurus characters and try out your dino-knowledge in a Q&A.

A fun and informative event to delight all dinosaur enthusiasts!

Ages: 3+ (ideal for those aged 3-6)  

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Babes in arms go FREE (ticket required). 

Children under 12 to be accompanied by an adult.

Concession rates apply to under 16’s only


We would like to reassure you that Hexham Book Festival events will be delivered with your safety in mind, and in full accordance to the Government guidelines available at the time.

Booking for this event has now closed.