In this #NovelTeens mini masterclass, Anna Carey explains that humour doesn’t mean you’re not taking a subject seriously: it can actually be a way of exploring solemn subjects in your writing!
Bright Sparks presents: Chirp! Tweet! Tooraloo!
Join us for Bright Sparks presents: Chirp! Tweet! Tooraloo! – a family story and sound workshop with writer and illustrator Mary Murphy. Hear Mary read from her new book Chirp! – then you can join in and create your own dawn chorus soundscape!
11.30am – 12.10pm Workshop for children aged 0 to 4
1pm – 1.40pm Workshop for children aged 4 to 7
If you had to create the world’s craziest and most delicious ice cream sundae, what would it be like? Today’s creative burst theme is food, glorious food. Join Sarah Webb on an adventure exploring some of her favourite writing games and story prompts all inspired by food!
Try rewriting your story from scratch, says Darren Shan, as he guides us through the editing process.