Learning Resources

6 Questions on Writing for Matt Whyman

Age: 12-14
Category: Creative writing
Curriculum areas: Literacy and English
Authors: Matt Whyman

Watch the interview filmed at Webster's High School during the Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour of Angus in December 2013, where pupils asked Matt their burning questions.

  • Do you have a formula for starting a story?
  • Where do you get your inspiration for stories from?
  • How do you work out an ending?
  • Do you base your stories on real life?
  • Do you always tie up the end of the story?
  • What books would you recommend reading?

Find out about the latest Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour here.