I’m going to this, for the first time. Feels weird to have booked something such a long time in advance, but I’m looking forward to it already.

Tickets are going like hot cakes for The Story 2013 – we’ve sold over half already, so if you want to get one there’s still Standard Price tickets on sale – get them before they all sell out!

In case you need more convincing, here’s three more of the brilliant speakers we’ll have at The Story in 2013:

Laura Dockrill is the author and illustrator of Mistakes In The Background, Ugly Shy Girl and Echoes, and has recently signed a three book deal for Darcy Burdock, a new ‘tween’ series of books with Random House Children’s division- the first of the series comes out in Jan 2013. Laura also resurrects her words on the stage performing poetry spanning festivals to bookshops; including London Literary Festival, Big Chill, E4 Udderbelly, Latitude and Domino festival in Brussels. She has performed her work on CBeebies ‘The Rhyme Rocket’, Newsnight, BBC…

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