TOUCHWOOD shopping cnetre in Solihull is busy preparing for National Children’s Book Week, which promises to bring an exciting series of storytelling events to book-loving children from across the region.
From Monday to Friday October 4-8, Build-a-Bear, the Disney Store and the Solihull Arts Centre will be enthralling children with “stories from around the world” by a variety of much-loved characters.
With tales taken from family favourites, Touchwood’s reading week is guaranteed to be a thoroughly thrilling literary event that stimulates the imagination of its young audience. And with several special appearances, including Build-a-Bear’s mascot Bear ‘Emy’, young book lovers will be sure to be entertained.
Lucy Burnett, marketing manager at Touchwood, comments: “Reading is a vital life skill as well as a rewarding, fun experience for young children. Our reading week offers the perfect introduction into the world of stories and will hopefully encourage a real passion for books and writing.”