Storytelling with Simon Mole

Storytelling with Simon Mole

Things to see & do

Cats are the best! Join acclaimed children’s poet Simon Mole to celebrate our furry feline friends.

Get creative with some fun (and quite silly) games — there’s no wrong answers here, you’ll always land on your feet!

This 45 minute event for families begins with a performance of Simon’s brand new picture book, followed by a range of games and activities to inspire pet-lovers of all ages.

Free with your Session Pass.

I Love My Cat is written by Simon Mole, illustrated by Sam Usher, and published by Frances Lincoln Childrens Books (Quarto). It is the sequel to I Love My Bike (2021).

About Simon Mole

Simon Mole is an acclaimed children’s poet (and sleep deprived dad) who has shared stages with Michael Rosen, Kae Tempest and John Hegley. His first picture book Kites was published in 2019, followed by I Love My Bike in 2021. Simon is a National Poetry Day Ambassador, with over ten years’ experience using rap and poetry in community and education settings, including projects with Great Ormond Street Hospital and Arsenal Football Club. The tutorial videos at his YouTube channel are used by hundreds of thousands of children and teachers across the world each year, and have been featured on BBC Bitesize. Simon is also one half of kids comedy rap duo Mole & Gecko (you can probably guess which half).