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BALANCE, Y/A novel on the issue of drugs. Hard-hitting, fast paced. Workshops available for KS4 upwards, on the creative writing process, readings from the novel and discussion.
School assemblies on writing: inspiration; the process involved in book publishing; followed by workshops for all year groups.
Childrens's Author. Books published from nursery & picture books up to YA fiction.
Look out for the author/illustrator interview about how 'Ruby's School Walk' came into being on the Barefoot Books website where there are Ruby activiites and lots of interesting information. http://www.barefootbooks.com/community/play_learn_create/ for more info
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: £300 per day - plus travel.
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