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Summer Reading Challenge 2: Sutton-on-Trent Primary School

Now here’s a school close to my heart; Sutton-on-Trent Primary School in Nottinghamshire. Sutton-on-Trent was the last school I taught at before turning to writing full-time. I have fond memories of teaching there but I knew my time was up when I had a deadline for a book (There’s Only One Danny Ogle) and an […]

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Well done, Emily!

Last week I helped judge the Reading Agency’s Story Lab writing competition. iphone 6 plus rubber case I am delighted to reveal that 9-year old Emily Culshaw was the overall winner. I hope she’s enjoying her new laptop! Read Emily’s winning story, Red Man, Green Man, here. antigravity phone case for iphone 8 plus   […]

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Story Lab: the grand final

It’s reassuring that despite Nintendo, X-box, video games and TV with hundreds of channels to choose from, creative writing is still a hugely popular activity among the under- 12s. Over 7,000 children participated in the Story Lab Summer Reading Challenge writing competition initiated this year. Called ‘Finish the Story – Share the Glory’, the competition […]

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Book Week 2012, Day 3: Prestatyn Library

Wednesday, October 3rd = Prestatyn Library. iphone 8 plus case pink and sparkly I didn’t get chance to look at the ceiling in their children’s area (cunningly separated from all the boring adults’ stuff downstairs) because I was mesmerised by two things. iphone 6 plus cases with light First, the vibrant wall display left over […]

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