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Peter Sis at the British Library

26 AUGUST 2012 AT 11.30 AM, THE BRITISH LIBRARY, CONFERENCE CENTRE, 96 EUSTON ROAD, LONDON NW1 2DB. Join some of the most brilliant artist-storytellers, for an action-packed chance to find out how they create their books. What comes first: the story or the pictures? And could one possibly manage without the other? Peter Sis takes part in this discussion called Drawing Stories together with Anthony Browne and Emily Gravett. Suitable for families with children aged 8 years and above. Admission: £6 / £4 concessions. For bookings visit: http://www.bl.uk/whatson/events/event132612.html

Peter Sis, Czech-born but New York-based, has created many fabulous illustrated tales and won many prizes, including the prestigious 2012 Hans Christian Andersen Illustrator Award. 
More about Peter Sis: http://www.petersis.com/content/about.html

Anthony Browne was recently Children’s Laureate. His fantastically detailed picture images and tales such as Gorilla, Zoo and the Willy the Chimp stories have made him one of Britain’s favourite authors.

Emily Gravett is the author and illustrator of truly exciting books such as the Kate Greenaway Award–winning Wolves and Little Mouse’s Big Book of Fears, Wolf Won’t Bite! and The Rabbit Problem.

Peter Sis, Czech-born but New York-based, has created many fabulous illustrated tales and won many prizes, including the prestigious 2012 Hans Christian Andersen Illustrator Award.

Admission: £6 / £4 concessions.
Reservations at: http://www.bl.uk/whatson/events/event132612.html

photo © Evan Cohen