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Peter Hedges: Find the Nugget that Can be Built Upon

By May Wuthrich

Novelist, Screenwriter and Director Peter Hedge’s visit to Amherst this summer was pure inspiration.   In addition to speaking in the Red Room, he taught a master class with students where they spent 90 minutes on a series of short writing assignments.   318 more words

Author Visits

Jodi Picoult at Dewsbury Town Hall

If you’re a fan of Jodi Picoult, you’re probably already excited about her upcoming book, Leaving Time. Prepared to get even more excited, as she’s coming to Kirklees on 10th November. 62 more words


New page on the blog! Writing Services...

Hello readers!

Don’t panic – this post is not a replacement for Wednesday’s Screen Squeeze (which is on its way…).

Just to draw your attention to a new page I have launched -  106 more words

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Meet the Author: Paul Gerald - Tues., July 22

Next Tuesday, July 22 at 7 p.m. come to Garden Home Community Library and meet author Paul Gerald who will be here to read, tell stories, and show pictures.   150 more words

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Jenny McLachlan - Author Visit

The final event of this year’s Wessex School Literary Festival was a visit from debut author Jenny McLachlan, the day after her book ‘Flirty Dancing’ had been published. 113 more words


Curtis Jobling

As part of the Wessex Schools Literary Festival author Curtis Jobling visited Thornden.  He talked to all Year 8 pupils plus small visiting groups from Hamble School, Hounsdown School and the New Forest Academy. 89 more words


Ex-student runs a writing workshop for Y7.

We were thrilled to invite Sian Norris back into school who has become a published author since we last saw her in 2003.
She ran two writing workshops for Y7 students who were being rewarded for fantastic reading this year in their Library Lessons, based around her book Greta and Boris… 148 more words

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