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Steve Feasey

Steve Feasey visited Thornden on Monday, 23rd November 2015 to talk to Year 8 pupils about his book ‘Mutant City’.

He told them all about the back story to the book and the different skills of the five main characters as well as generally talking about science fiction and fantasy, using examples to highlight the differences between the genres. 178 more words

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Congratulations! Wordpool authors shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award 2015!

Congratulations to Tasha Kavanagh and Andrew Michael Hurley who have both been nominated for the Costa Novel Award 2015.

Both authors have been part of our Wordpool Festival programme in 2015 and we are always delighted when authors we work with go on to receive great success with their work. 13 more words

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HBA - Jonathan Stroud

On Thursday, 12th November 2015, the pupils who acted as judges for this year’s Hampshire Book Award, travelled to Winchester Guildhall to see the winning author, Jonathan Stroud, receive his award from HCC Councillor McNair Scott. 69 more words

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Skype with Augusta Scattergood!

Our 2nd and 3rd grade Skype with Kate Messner in September was such a fun experience that I couldn’t wait to tell 4th and 5th grade the news: they would get to Skype with an author, too! 1,104 more words

Author Visit for Y8 - Steve Feasey

Horror author Steve Feasey

will be talking to all Year 8 pupils on Monday, 23rd November in Thornden Hall.

He will be promoting his book ‘Mutant City’. 17 more words

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Tailey-po, Tailey po - give me back my Tailey-po!

San Lorenzo County Park near King City is a true treasure and the Monterey County Agricultural & Rural Life Museum is its crown jewel. The folks at MCARLM host a yearly gathering for young people around Halloween. 53 more words

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Dan Worsley Recommends his Favourite Books

On the eve of his library book tour to promote his new book Eric Appleby: Zero to Hero, we asked local author and storyteller Dan Worsley… 166 more words