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Visit from People’s Book Prize Winner 2021


The award-winning, bestselling children’s author, Billy Bob Buttons, visited Granby on Tuesday 30th November 2021            


He is the author of sixteen very popular children’s books including Felicity Brady and the Wizard’s Bookshop, the bestselling Muffin Monster, Tiffany Sparrow Spook Slayer, The Cool Kids Book Prize winner, WIDE AWAKE, and the UK People’s Book Prize winner and bestseller, I think I Murdered Miss. Last year, this book sold over 40,000 in the UK alone and won the 2014 UK People’s Book Prize.


Every year, he meets with approx. 50,000 primary school children to deliver his popular literacy workshops. Throughout the afternoon, he delivered the workshops to Years 3 and 5 and then Years 4 and 6, focusing on planning a story, adventure writing and characters.


There was the opportunity for children to meet Mr Buttons and to buy a signed and dedicated book. Click on the link below for a price list plus lots of information about the different books you can choose from. 


Mr Buttons did some book signing at the end of the school day on the playground, where children and parents could  meet him and choose a book. It was a great success.