Shifty McGifty | Steve Lenton & Tracey Corderoy

Sat 20 Apr 2024 | 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Tracey Corderoy
Steven Lenton

ALL ABOARD! Everyone’s favourite baking doggy duo Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam are back for a new adventure! There’s trouble ahead on the Pawrient Express as a familiar feline felon makes her comeback. Can they stop the sneaky thief and use their doggy detective skills to save the day? 

Join Tracey Corderoy and Steven Lenton for a fantastic event all about these robber dogs turned crime-solving baking duo! Expect interactive storytelling and live illustration, as they bring their latest book to life. Drawing, games – it’s sure to be FUR-bulous! 

Suitable for ages 4+

Children must be accompanied by an adult, tickets are required for adults & children.

Venue: Palmerston Room at St Johns

Duration: 1 hour

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Author Biography

Steven Lenton is from Cheshire and now works from his studio in Brighton, creating an array of charming characters for his books. Best known for illustrating Shifty McGifty series, written by Tracey Corderoy, he has illustrated many lovely books and wrote his first picture book with Nosy Crow, Princess Daisy and the Dragon and the Nincompoop Knights.  Steven also loves to visit schools, festivals and bookshops, encouraging and inspiring his audience to draw, giggle and create! He is also a children’s book blogger – just search for his name on YouTube.

Tracey Corderoy is a British children’s writer. She grew up in South Wales, on a council estate firmly sandwiched between the steel and chemical works. She’s a trained teacher, but now writes full-time in an old damp cottage in a valley in the woods. Tracey has published 76 books since 2010, and works with publishers; Little Tiger Press, Nosy Crow, Scholastic Children’s Books, Alison Green Books, Meadowside Children’s Book, Egmont and Stripes.