Monthly Archives: November 2014

The Terrible Thing…

I can’t believe I haven’t blogged about this book yet! What was I thinking? I found The Terrible Thing That Happened To Barnaby Brockett by John Boyne with illustrations by Oliver Jeffers, on my son’s bookshelves (my son has excellent … Continue reading

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Lord Grey School, Bletchley

One sign of a successful author visit is if the school invites the author back. Well, what can I say?  After a brilliant day with Y7s at Lord Grey School in Bletchley last year, I made a return trip yesterday. The school … Continue reading


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10/10 for St Peter’s C of E

I had a fabulous school visit to St Peter’s C of E School in East Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, today. The school was buzzing with excitement about my visit, thanks to the sterling efforts of Mrs Marston.  Super-teach Mrs Marston had organised … Continue reading

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