Jo Burke & Phillip Price: A Squirrel’s Tail and Standing on Custard

Saturday 16 June 2018


Jo Burke and Phillip Price: A Squirrel’s Tail and Standing on Custard (storytelling & art workshop)


Jo Burke is an actor, stand-up comedian and Kidbrooke-based author of three children’s books: A Squirrel’s Tail, introduces Sheridan Squirrel, who, despite being born without a tail, overcomes adversity with wit, charm, ingenuity and, of course, a little help from his best friend Paloma Pigeon. Standing on Custard, a book of fourteen funny verses for children of all ages and their latest book Molly, Chip and the Chair.  Join Jo and her illustrator partner, Phillip Price, for some fun storytelling and learn how to create your own tail for Sheridan Squirrel during the art workshop using a template of Sheridan drawn by Phillip. They will also explain how you really CAN stand on custard…it’s true!

For more information on Jo and Phillip’s beautiful books that promote diversity and inclusivity please visit



Age: 5+

All children must be accompanied by an adult. Adults do NOT need to purchase a ticket. This session will be followed by a book signing.



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