Milly McCarthy and the Irish Dancing Disaster Last Few Tickets Left Leona Forde and Karen Harte

  • Sunday 12th November @ 11:00 am
  • The Printworks, Dublin Castle
  • Free. Booking required

    All the Family!

    Join author Leona Forde and illustrator Karen Harte for this reading and drawalong event of Milly McCarthy and the Irish Dancing Disaster (Gill Books). Milly is a ten-year-old girl from Cork and she’s determined to win a medal for Irish dancing, but things don’t go to plan..! Featuring a special Irish dancing performance, and with pure fancy bookmarks, stickers and badges for everyone to take home, sure, you’ll be raging if you miss this!

    Please book 1 ticket per person attending.


    Photo by: John Beasley

    Leona Forde is an English and History teacher from Bandon, County Cork, and this is her debut series. She wrote Milly McCarthy for her daughter, who wanted to read a Wimpy Kid style story but not one set in the US or UK. Leona is married with four children and is currently writing Milly’s third adventure.




    Karen Harte is an illustrator, comic creator and visual designer from Dublin. She has worked with a variety of clients such as Positive Period Ireland, Girls Rock Dublin, Fighting Words, Dublin Feminist Film Festival and more.