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Win tickets to the South Ken Kids Festival

South Ken Kids Festival 2011From Thursday 24th to Sunday 27th November, the Institut français in London will be staging the 14th annual South Ken Kids Festival devoted to children's literature. Four whole days of fun with workshops, drawing duels, author talks, films, theatre... and lots more!

Impressive, original, and fun, the South Ken Kids Festival is every child's idea of a perfect weekend. The line-up alone is enough to draw you in (with names such as Quentin Blake, David McKee, Lauren Child, Marc Boutavant, Axel Scheffler, Sara Fanelli, and more), but this isn't your typical children's festival.

The workshops, limited to 20 children, are an intimate affair and quite a hands-on experience. The drawing duels are a particular favourite amongst children of all ages: this live drawing session (projected on the big screen of the cinema!), in which a British and a French illustrators make their drawings interact, encourages audience participation, making you wish you always had an illustrator handy to draw your every thought on command...

This wildly popular festival is a big hit with the parents and the kids, so you should hurry over to their website to buy a pass before tickets sell out!

The Institut français have kindly given Foyles three pairs of tickets to give away. Answer the question below for your chance to win.

CLOSING DATE: MIDNIGHT SUNDAY 20TH NOVEMBER

First Prize: four tickets to the Drawing Duel between Stephanie Blake and Viviane Schwarz on 27 November - Viviane Schwarz's cats will challenge Stephanie Blake's Simon the Rabbit. Who will lose more fur?

Second Prize: two tickets to the Drawing Duel between Olivier Tallec and Polly Dunbar on 27 November - the dynamic duo Rita and Whatsit will duel against Polly Dunbar's Tilly and friends. Prepare to rock and roll!

Third Prize: an signed copy of Joëlle Jolivet's 365 Penguins - find out if one penguin a day keeps the doctor away!

What is the name of Gruffulo creators Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's accident-prone young dragon?



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