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Bryant Welcomes Famed Author Brandon Mull!

Author Brandon Mull will visit Bryant’s third, fourth, and fifth grades on Wednesday, April 19th. Brandon is the #1 New York Times best-selling author of the… 90 more words

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And the winner is...

No golden envelope hiccups here at Dulwich College as the Master, Dr Joe Spence, announced Stewart Foster as winner of the Trinity Schools Book Award for 2017. 140 more words

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Workshop by the manga artist Natalia Batista

On March 14th grade 6, both MYP and LGRM, was visited by the author and manga artist Natalia Batista. She held two workshops on how to draw portrait in manga style, to create your own manga character. 227 more words

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On Fear and Author Visits: A Guest Post by S. J. Kincaid

We love hearing about authors in schools. It is always so exciting to hear about kids getting excited to meet the people behind the books and about the general enthusiasm for reading that follows such visits. 1,210 more words

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1967 was a good year for buses

…and we’ve hired a beauty to take you on a memorable reader’s journey for Wordpool’s Festival Thursday. It’s a 1967 Leyland Titan PD3 in original Blackpool Transport livery. 151 more words

Making Writing Visible

Yesterday one of my schools hosted kidlit author Lynn Plourde. If you don’t know Lynn and her books, you really should.  A former speech therapist and educator, Lynn’s books are full of whimsical word play and rich characters,  and her presentation to students is spot on. 396 more words

Chris Riddell, Children's Laureate

Thornden Hall played host for Hampshire Schools Library Service ‘Meet the Author’ event on Tuesday, 7th March 2017.  Hampshire pupils, including some Thornden students, were extremely fortunate to have the opportunity to see author and illustrator Chris Riddell. 101 more words

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