Top children’s author Jeremy Strong visits Leeds

CarriageworksOne of Britain’s most loved children’s authors, Jeremy Strong, brings his hilariously surreal tales and years of experience making kids laugh to Carriageworks Theatre, Leeds on Tuesday 16 February. Laugh Your Socks off with Jeremy Strong! headlines the city-wide celebration Library Fest Leeds 2016.

Hundred-mile-an-hour dogs, seasick pirates and demon vacuum cleaners… where else could these characters spring from but the quirky imagination of hugely popular bestselling author Jeremy Strong?

Winner of the Blue Peter Book Award (2008), and three Red House Children’s Book Awards (1997, 1998, 2002), Jeremy’s novel There’s a Viking in my Bed (1991) was dramatised for CBBC

Jeremy strongCome and laugh your socks off as Jeremy takes you on a fun-filled ride through his own childhood and the inspirations for his bestselling books including; Romans on the Rampage, My Brother’s Famous Bottom and The Cartoon Kid.

Jeremy will be signing copies of his books which you can buy at the event.

Tuesday 16 February, 2:30pm

Tickets: £5 (£7 adults)

Age 7+ 

Tickets for all Carriageworks Theatre productions can be booked on 0113 376 0318, online through the website at or in person at the City Centre Box Office, Millennium Square, Leeds, LS2 3AD.