The Linton Children's Book Festival was a great event the other day. I was really impressed by the atmosphere of laid back fun, and how smoothly everything seemed to run. I felt like I had a really friendly welcome from the crowd too.
I thought I'd give you a little flavour of the day with a couple of pics. Here are some of the people waiting to have a Jimmy Coates book signed:
And this is the view the other way:
Finally, I took a trip to nearby Saffron Walden after the event, to check out the place that's named after one of the characters in the Jimmy Coates series: