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I am mother of 2 grown-up children and spouse to a plant biologist and live and work in Glasgow. I am an experienced teacher of young children and have for many years worked within mainstream primary...

I was born into a farming family in the ancient realm of Carrick and raised on a diet of songs and storytelling. My happiest times were working on the farms or rambling the Galloway Hills and I hope...

Renita Boyle has been described as ‘a remarkable storyteller – a powerball of imagination and inventiveness, who can keep young audiences spellbound and older listeners thinking.’ Her repertoire...

I tell folk and fairy tales and legends from around the world, giving each story a particularly Scottish flavour. Often fantastical, always humorous, my tales enthral young and old alike. I have...

Theresa Breslin is the critically acclaimed author of over 30 books whose work is read world-wide and has been filmed for television, the Internet, and dramatised on radio. Theresa was born in...

I write in English and Scots, mainly poetry, but short stories and non-fiction too. My writing has appeared in a range of anthologies and magazines. I have won a number of awards and prizes for my...

I was born in 1957 in a small village in Sussex, on the south coast of England. From eleven years of age I was educated at a Church of England secondary school and had no real ambition beyond leaving...

I'm Paul Bristow; I write mostly children's fiction, folk tales and comics, sometimes all at once. I live in Greenock, Scotland.I’ve been writing since I was wee, my Gran used to loan me her old...

I was a journalist for more than 15 years, working in both the regional and national press on domestic and foreign stories. Since leaving journalism I have worked in public relations for the former...

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