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Anne Fine has been an acknowledged top author in the children's book world since her first book was published in the mid l970s. Children's Laureate from 2001-2003, she has now written more than forty books and won virtually every major award going, including the Carnegie Medal (more than once), the Whitbread Children's Award, the Guardian Children's Fiction Award, the Smarties Prize and others. Famous for Mrs Doubtfire, The Tulip Touch and Goggle-Eyes, this is your chance to catch one of our best children's authors. Duration 1 hour followed by book signing. 'A subversively wicked gift for exploring family tensions' The Independent The July Project - Calderdale's Festival for Children and Young People July 1-13 2008.