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Get creative with hands on family activities inspired by the shortlist of our 2016 Young People’s Book Prize.

Join us at the Edinburgh International Book Festival and take part in exciting drop-in activities inspired by the shortlisted books for the Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize.

Surprising science experiments, arts and crafts and our fantastic 2016 shortlist await. You will also have the unique opportunity to cast your vote for the winner of the prize, announced in November 2016.

Attending this event

  • Drop in anytime, 11am – 4.30pm
  • Free, no registration required
  • Family friendly, all ages welcome
  • Event takes place in the Baillie Gifford Story Box room at the Edinburgh International Book Festival