A humdinger week for booklovers - The Irish Times

Irish Children's Book Festival

The Humdinger! Children's Book Festival will feature some of the biggest and best loved names in children's books including Julia Donaldson - creator of the Gruffalo, pictured - Roddy Doyle, Meg Rosoff, Malachy Doyle and Alex T Smith.

Kicking off on World Book Day on March 7th and running until the 9th, it's the brainchild of award-winning children's media company Dog Ears who hope to "fill the city with young bookworms and inspire a love of reading".