Fans of the Percy Jackson or Alex Rider spy/adventures stories will find a lot to like here: smart-mouthed 15 year old who uses ingenuity and observation skills in order to break out of maximum security prisons. 420 more words
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The prequel to the Alex Rider series came out a while ago at this point, but I only just got around to it. As with the Godzilla book, I had it here for months, but I finally renewed it 10 times so this was my last chance to wrap things up. 1,633 more words
The creative writing learning resource that I wrote for Scottish Book Trust is now available here as a PDF and word format. Aimed at 12- 14 year olds, it has useful hints and tips on how to adapt a scene from a book into a script, then instructions on how you can film your own scene using something as a simple as a camera phone. Enjoy!