Wirral Kids Book Fest tickets are available, see our events page for information


This is the page to check out events happening in the shop, virtually and at festivals.

May events and Wirral Kids Book Fest in June

Wednesday afternoons, 1:30pm Books and Play. £2.50 per family. Term time.

Friday mornings 10am Books and Play with story time and nursery rhymes. £2.50 per family. Term time.  

Friday 20th May 7pm Simon James Green and his brand new book - Gay Club. Get you in person or online tickets and a signed copy here - Simon James Green at Bear Hunt Books

Thursday 26th May 4:30pm - 6pm. Books at Teatime. Book of the month as voted for by the children, for ages up to 11.Tea is included. £10 per child, includes a copy of the book of the month.  This months books are Octopants and the Missing Pirate Pants and Gracie Fairshaw and the Mysterious Guest.

Click on the link below to book.


June event news

Wirral Kids  Book Festival news

There will be a local book festival for kids and teens June 5th. See the festival page for more information -  Wirral Kids Book Fest link

There will be sessions for families and uniformed organisations.

Authors that will be popping up include:

Vashti Hardy award winning author of the Brightstorm series 

James Nicol author of the Apprentice Witch series

Marcus Sedgwick author of Tsunami Girl

Emily Kenny and her brand new book The Extraordinary Adventures

Cynthia Murphy author of Last One to Die (winner of the Wirral Book Awards 2022)

Jess Rose launching her first book Fantastic Frankie

There are other events to enjoy from Wirral Unplugged and in the shop.

Food orders can be placed in advance, why not enjoy a picnic in the park.

If you would like to find out about volunteer opportunities, please call in to the shop or call us on 0151 4402662.

25th May 11am-12pm Nonsense poetry workshop with Kemal Houghton local Wirral Poet. For ages 7+. £7.50 per child, adults are welcome to join in.