Blog Posts tagged: touring and events

Claire Askew and Nancy Clench

Rebel Claire Askew embarks on Scottish student tour for Book Week Scotland

Book Week Scotland 2018 runs from 19 November to 25 November

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Vivian French on the Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour

Vivian French: How to Tell a Great Story

The author of the Tiara Club series tells us about storytelling.

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Steve Cole

Steve Cole's Tips for Writing Great Action Scenes

Tips for writing great action scenes from the YA author.

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Phil Earle's 5 Tips for Writing Great Dialogue

In this video Phil gives his 5 top tips for creating powerful and realistic dialogue

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Top 5 Bond villains - Jaws

Top 5 Bond villains

Young Bond author Steve Cole picks the five best Bond baddies.

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Steve Cole Book Week Scotland Road Show

Steve Cole on the Book Week Scotland Road Show

The Book Week Scotland Road Show travelled all over Scotland with the brilliant author Steve Cole, celebrating Book Week Scotland with primary and senior pupils in 12 different schools.

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Reading non-fiction with children will ignite their imagination says Nicola Davis

How reading non-fiction can ignite your child's curiosity

Author Nicola Davies talks about the wonder of reading non-fiction with children for National Non-Fiction Month.

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Phil Earle Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour

On the road with Phil Earle

Phil Earle's visit sparks reading inspiration for Ayrshire schools

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Nicola Davies Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour

Nicola Davies: How Nature Can Inspire Creative Writing

Watch children's author Nicola Davies share some great ideas for how the natural world can inspire creative writing

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Phil Earle

Phil Earle on the importance of writing great dialogue

Author Phil Earle explains why he places dialogue over descriptive writing in his novels

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