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Happy Book Week

Croeso! Welcome! It’s Book Week. I’m all packed and ready to go to Denbighshire in North Wales for three days of library visits.                   Reading extracts from my books is an important part of my visit. I love reading out and children (usually) love being read to. Win-win! […]

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Mega Reads

I’ve just finished three days of working with six primary schools in Nottingham which are all involved in something called Mega Reads. Aimed at Year 3s, ‘Mega Reads’ is the consortium of schools’ own mini book award.  What happens is the Y3s are given four short-listed titles to choose from and then they  decide which […]

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Federation of Children’s Book Groups Event

 And so to Grantham in Lincolnshire, home of Sir Isaac Newton and Margaret Thatcher (don’t get me started). I was there as an invited guest of the Barrowby and Grantham FCBG (www.fcbg.org.uk) to listen to winners of this year’s Red House Book Award (0-5 category) talk about their work. From left to right they were : Adam Stower, […]

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