David Melling

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Nov 10, 2012
from 02:15 PM to 03:15 PM


Peter Williams Lecture Theatre, Fielding Johnson Building South Wing

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0116 252 2320

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Suitable for ages 3-6

David Melling first wrote and illustrated his own picture book The Kiss that Missed in 2002 and was short-listed for the Kate Greenaway award. To date he has illustrated over 60 books, writing and illustrating around 15 of them.

Douglas, an irresistible young brown bear is one of David’s most popular creations, featuring in a series of books and a fabulous app read by Alan Davies.


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Authors who have visited Literary Leicester include: Lauren Child, Louis de Bernières, Colin Dexter, Carol Ann Duffy, Michael Frayn, Amitav Ghosh, Germain Greer, Linton Kwesi Johnon, Penelope Lively, David Lodge, Roger McGough, Will Self, Colm Tóibín, Sue Townsend, Fay Weldon and Jaqueline Wilson

"A serious gathering, seriously run, with a seriously cosmopolitan audience... Even I enjoyed it..." Will Self

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