Children & Teens Literary Festival

Within the West Cork Literary Festival, the Children and Young Adult’s Festival has developed into a rich and varied programme of events for young people, from age four up to teens.  

PJ Lynch Laureate na nOg and The Big Picture

Readings and workshops are given and led by award-winning writers and Workshop topics include comic books, illustration, picture storybooks, writing and reading poetry, devising plots and inventing characters.  

For more information on our West Cork Literary Festival click here.

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2021 Literary Festival Events for Children & YA

Past Events

Saturday 30 January 2021
Previous Proper Book event

Start Your Story

30 January 202110:00 am
Zoom
€25
Friday 2 July 2021

Why the Moon Travels – Oein DeBhairduin

2 July 2021
Online
Free
Thursday 8 July 2021

Diversity in Children's and YA Literature

8 July 20217:00 pm
Zoom
Free
Friday 9 July 2021
Previous Proper Book event

Picture This with Children's Books Ireland

9 July 202110:25 am
Zoom
€25

Hani and Ishu’s Guide to Fake Dating - Adiba Jaigirdar

9 July 2021
Online
Free
Saturday 10 July 2021

The Book Clinic

10 July 202112:00 pm
Zoom
Free

Words Allowed: Teenage Writers workshop with Dave Lordan and E.R. Murray

11 June to 16 July 202110:00 am
Zoom
€120
Wednesday 29 September 2021

On Midnight Beach - Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick

29 September 2021
Free