Learning Resources

Elizabeth Laird on Welcome to Nowhere

Age: 12-14, 14+
Curriculum areas: Literacy and English
Authors: Elizabeth Laird

Elizabeth Laird's novel Welcome to Nowhere is a sensitive and gripping portrayal of the Syrian conflict, and was shortlisted for last year's Scottish Teenage Book Prize. Watch this video to find out more about how Elizabeth wrote the book and hear her read from a chapter.