Sunday, 6 January 2013

Tell Us A Story At Giraffe Marking National Storytelling Week with Barefoot Books! 28 January – 1 February 2013

To mark National Storytelling Week, family favourite restaurant group Giraffe have teamed up with award-winning children’s publisher Barefoot Books to present ‘Tell Us A Story” - a week devoted to getting young whippersnappers turning pages.

Parents, grandparents and carers simply bring your little ones anytime up to 5pm between Monday 28th January and Friday 1st February 2013 and get reading. As an added incentive, for every child enjoying a story there’s a free kids meal deal when an adult orders a main course.

As if that wasn’t enough to send them crazy for stories, five lucky little ones will have the chance to win a whole Barefoot Books library featuring 40 of its most popular titles, from story time classics to sing-along favourites, along with a £100 Giraffe voucher. All they have to do is enter the competition at or

Whilst giraffes-in-training tuck into dishes such as Pasta Pomodoro, Popcorn Chicken & Fries or Italian Pizza Bites; adults can indulge in a choice of mains including the Rodeo Chicken Burger with Cheddar, Mushrooms, BBQ Sauce & Onion Rings, Hot “Thai” Duck Stir Fry or California Sushi Rice Salad with Oak Smoked Salmon.

As one final incentive Barefoot Books will be offering 25% on books, games, puppets and puzzles to Giraffe fans. Simply go to, enter giraffe at checkout, and let those imaginations run wild.

Tell Us A Story – bringing food and fiction under one brightly coloured roof.

About Barefoot Books
Barefoot Books is an award-winning independent children’s publisher, with offices in Oxford, UK and Cambridge, Massachusetts that specialises in carefully crafted books, gifts and digital content to help children on their journey to become happy, engaged members of a global society. Since 1992, Barefoot Books has created more than 500 books and complementary gifts for children that use timeless stories and captivating illustrations to encourage exploration, global awareness and creativity.  Barefoot Books are available online, through a network of booksellers and gift shops, in schools and libraries, in its Studios in Oxford, Concord, MA and FAO Schwarz in NYC, and through its fast-growing, grassroots community of independent Ambassadors. Fun, free content including a podcast, animated videos, and children’s games and activities are available online.