India, Incredible India with Jasbinder Bilan and Nina Chakrabarti

Date
Sunday 02 October 2022
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Venue
The Guildhall
Price
£8.50 (excl. fees)
Code
K2
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Age: 6+

Welcome to India, Incredible India! Join award-winning author and illustrator, Jasbinder Bilan and Nina Chakrabarti to find out more about incredible India. Enjoy an exciting journey through the diverse regions of the country and discover facts about India’s culture, history, food and wildlife. This will be a fun and fascinating interactive event with facts, storytelling and the opportunity to draw, inspired by your discoveries.

Jasbinder Bilan‘s debut novel Asha and the Spirit Bird won the prestigious Costa Children’s Book Award and The Times Chicken House Fiction Prize. Jasbinder studied for an MA in Creative Writing at Bath Spa University and now lives near Bath, in England, with her husband, two sons and an adorable dog named Enzo. She works as a teacher and in her free time (when she’s not out walking Enzo) loves writing stories for children.

Instagram: @JasbinderBilan
Twitter: @JasInBath
Facebook: /Jasbinder-Bilan-Author

Nina Chakrabarti studied illustration at Central Saint Martin’s College and the Royal College of Art, London. She uses line drawing to explore her love of the decorative arts, inspired by her past in Kolkata, India, where she grew up, and the exuberance of London, where she lived for many years. She is the author of the best-selling My Wonderful World of Fashion which has been translated into ten languages.

Instagram: @Nina-Chakrabarti