School powerpoint presentation on writing: inspiration; the process involved in book publishing; followed by up to 4 workshops for all year groups.
Published ages range - nursery/picture books up to YA fiction and include education fiction and trade fiction across all primary year groups.
Events have been held in China, Prague, Denmark across the UK and in other territories.
Author/illustrator interview about how 'Ruby's School Walk' became a book. Barefoot Books website http://www.barefootbooks.com/community/play_learn_create/
Events for all ages and abilities on a broad range of books.
Reading Force UK events.
Cathedra 900, sponsored by Literature West.
Consultant for nursery educators/professionals on engaging early year groups through the imaginative use of picture books. Texts for struggling readers- BEAST HUNTER.
Older events include, The Egyptian Experience, masks and disguises and Ghost stories.
Best-selling picture book Here Comes The Crocodile/ nominated for the Sheffield & Nottingham childrens' book awards.
Supported by the Arts Council South West.
Events held at Bath, Cheltenham, Birmingham, Salisbury, Sheffield and Lowdham and the Edinburgh International Festival.
Regular visitor to schools throughout the UK and Europe.
Sponsored by the Arts Council for work in HMP on creative writing .
Fee: £350 per day - plus travel.