At this very special event, Waterstones Children’s Laureate Lauren Child will be in conversation.

Creator of many much-loved characters including Clarice Bean, Ruby Redfort and Charlie and Lola, Lauren will explore the magic of illustration and writing and she will introduce her brand new book, Hubert Horatio. Lauren will be signing books after the event.


This is a Family event suitable for age 8+ 


If you are unable to attend but would like to reserve a signed copy of Hubert Horatio please contact Waterstones Chester – 01244 345066 /




12 - 13


Approx 60 mins

On Stage The Wizard of Oz
Storyhouse Theatre

Coming to Storyhouse this Christmas: based on the classic MGM musical motion picture, featuring all the favourite songs, including Somewhere Over The Rainbow and We’re Off To See The Wizard.

Past event
Festival Chester Literature Festival 2022

Storyhouse’s annual festival of words and ideas returns this coming autumn.