Storytelling with Joseph Coelho and Richard Johnson

Storytelling with Joseph Coelho and Richard Johnson

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Join award-winning poet and author, Joseph Coelho, and illustrator, Richard Johnson, for a very special reading and live drawing based around a brand new picture book Our Tower.

Our Tower tells the magical story of three young children who live in a tower block and embark on a fantastical adventure which helps them see their home and nature in a new light.  

Joseph will deliver a poetic reading of this deeply personal story, based on his own childhood experience, while illustrator Richard Johnson draws magic before your very eyes!   

Stay to the end to get your book signed by Joseph and Richard. 

Free with your Session Pass.

About Joseph Coelho

Joseph Coelho is an award-winning poet, author and performer from London. He is a prolific writer of stage plays, poetry, picture books and middle grade books for children. He has won the Independent Bookshop Picture Book Award, The CLPE CLiPPA Poetry Award and numerous other accolades for his work writing for children.

About Richard Johnson

Richard Johnson is an award-winning artist who has illustrated many children’s book for all ages including his recent wordless picture book, Once Upon a Snowstorm. Inspired by theatre and film, Richard’s work is deeply thoughtful and powerfully atmospheric – the perfect partner to Joseph Coelho’s magical story, Our Tower.