News & Events

Amazing display

15/12/16: A visit to Portway Primary school to see their work on The Tigon and the Liger! Wow! I was blown away by all the incredible work the children at Portway Primary school have done on The Tigon and the Liger over the term. The full corridor display included included reviews, news reports and some [...]

School visit: Portway Primary

17/06/16: All Saint's class, Portway Primary School, are the first to read The Tigon and the Liger. Today, All Saint’s class at Portway Primary School in Newham became the very first children EVER to read the finished version of The Tigon and the Liger. We had so much fun, playing a quiz, creating our [...]

Bath Children’s Literature Festival

02/10/16: Visit me at the Bath Children's Literature Festival, Sunday 2nd October 2016, 3.15-4pm. I will be hosting a fun event for The Tigon and the Liger at this year’s Bath Kids’ Literary Festival. The festival is celebrating its tenth birthday this year, so it’s even more special to be there. Come along to see me! [...]

First News Competition Winner

Autumn 2016: I'll be presenting the prizes to the winner of the First News Tigon and Liger competition I’m looking forward to visiting the First News Tigon and Liger ‘Design a creature’ competition winner’s school. I’ll be presenting the winner with a framed version of their creature, professionally designed by First News’ Creative Director, along with [...]

Portway Primary School Publishing Party

Next term: Portway Primary School will be hosting a publishing party for The Tigon and the Liger. The wonderful students and teachers at Portway Primary School in Newham (who were the very first readers of the book), are planning a publishing party for The Tigon and the Liger, where they’ll display all of the incredible [...]

School visit: Bessemer Grange Primary

13/07/16: A lovely visit to class 2LB, Bessemer Grange Primary School. I spent the afternoon with Year 2 at Bessemer Grange School in Camberwell today. The students had lots of really interesting questions for me, about how I came up with the idea for The Tigon and the Liger and how to become an author. They [...]