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Horses that Rock with Tor Freeman & Gavin Puckett

Age 6-9

Saturday 19 August 12:15pm - 1:15pm

Create rocking rhymes and rip-roaring illustrations with author Gavin Puckett and illustrator Tor Freeman as they introduce you to Hendrix the Rocking Horse. Hendrix is just an ordinary horse, until one day he discovers a love of music. When he finds a...