Meet the Author: Tom Palmer

Free thanks to funding from your local Cheshire West and Chester Councillor as part of the Summer Reading Challenge event
  • Free, but booking essential

Members get 10% off tickets at Storyhouse. Moonlight Flicks and Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre. £4 month, no commitment, priority booking, no fees, instant access, two tickets per member.

Part of: Activities, clubs and groups

Tom is a father, husband, author, football fan and a reader. In fact, it was reading about football that changed his life. He is the author of three Puffin football series, Football Academy, Foul Play and The Squad.

This event promises to be highly entertaining and is great for kids and families. He will also be talking about his brand new series, Defenders and about writing different types of story: history, mystery and sport.

“An excellent fast-paced detective novel” The Times
“One of the best football writers of our time” The Guardian

Free, but booking essential (please ensure everyone attending has a ticket)
Age Recommendation: 7+

Free thanks to funding from your local Cheshire West and Chester Councillor as part of the Summer Reading Challenge event

Duration

Approx 120 mins

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