For grown-ups

For fun author events for children, please visit here.

Speaking engagements

I am happy to come and speak to your group or club about being an author and the writing business. If you would like a talk, please contact me here or for an in-house creative writing course, please visit the Writing Courses page.

Workshops

Throughout the year, I run various ‘Writing for Children’ workshops and events. Any upcoming dates are listed below. For more information, contact me here.

WRITING FOR CHILDREN WORKSHOP

SATURDAY 23RD OCTOBER, 10AM -4PM

TIVERTON LIBRARY, DEVON.

Cost: £50.00

·         Learn more about writing for children, including: ‘idea-stretching’; picture books; middle-grade short stories; and Q&A session

·         Develop your own work

·         Conveniently located in the library with access to children’s books

·         Have your work critiqued by a professional children’s author

·         Flexibility to pursue topics of interest

·         Refreshments provided

·         Please supply your own lunch (cafes / M&S are located within a few minutes’ walking distance)

·         Places are limited and on a first come, first served basis. Please book early to avoid disappointment. A waiting list will be held in case of cancellations. 

To book a place, please click here.

No booking fee.