On Tour, In Bookshops & On The Air

HELLO – welcome to the latest from ALBERT the tortoise HQ with our friends Hugg ‘n’ Bugg.
Our busy start to the year continues. We are pleased to say.
Lots of admin, some exciting creative developments – new books and such like.

Also, we are Out and About again…

We told you last time we were heading to Bridgend Children’s Literature Festival for half-term in Wales in February. We now have more details…

On Monday February 12 from 11:30am we will be at y nyth in Bryngarw Country Park.

On Thursday February 15 from 11:30 we will be at Porthcawl Library.

The same day from 2:30pm we will be at Bettws Library.

On Saturday February 17 from 2:30pm we will be at Maesteg Library.

All the events are in conjunction with awen cultural trust and awen libraries. Please check the venue websites and awen webiste for details and to book your spot. Thanks in advance to all involved.

We’re at other venues during the half-term break too…

On Tuesday February 13 from 1pm we will be at Waterstone’s bookshop Swansea. Our first visit there. We are rather excited.

Then – on Valentine’s Day February 14 from 1pm you can join us to fall in love with ALBERT the tortoise and Hugg ‘n’ Bugg books and more at Waterstone’s bookshop in Carmarthen.

Check both stores’ website to book your spot!

We’ve been out and about at other bookshops too.. Including one of our local indie bookshops V and A Books and Gifts in Highams Park east London. Thrilled to sign copies of our books and to see books and a certain T Rex front and centre in the shop window. Thanks to all involved. We do urge you to support bookshops when you can .. Great local assets.

Busy times continue… on Wednesday January 31 around 4:10pm we will be chatting all things ALBERT the tortoise and Hugg n Bugg with Adam Dowling on BBC radio Surrey, Sussex & Kent. We look forward to that very much.

Thanks to everyone as ever for all the support you show us. More news soon… Til next time…