Blog Posts tagged: authors live

Non Pratt

Non Pratt - 5 books that capture teens perfectly

Non Pratt will be appearing in our special Authors Live: Authentic Teens in YA event On 4 October 2017. The event promises to be a funny and insightful look at how teens are represented in young adult literature. To celebrate the upcoming event, we asked Non to recommend some books that offer authentic and convincing representations of teenagers.

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Melvin Burgess

Melvin Burgess: The Books I Loved as a Teenager

Melvin Burgess will be appearing in our special Authors Live: Authentic Teens in YA event On 4 October 2017. The event promises to be a funny and insightful look at how teens are represented in young adult literature. To celebrate the upcoming event, we asked Melvin to share some of the books that really resonated with him as a teenager.

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Philip & Vivian

5 Reasons Why You Should Come Along to Authors Live at The Fringe

Find out more about our two exciting Authors Live broadcasts during the Edinburgh Festivals and why you should come along.

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Lauren Child at our Authors Live event

5 Highlights from Lauren Child's Authors Live Event

Our Authors Live event with the Children's Laureate will give your pupils an insight into her life as a writer. Find out how the Ruby Redfort novels came to be and get her top writing tips.

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Students working on their project

Exploring the Stories of Refugees Through Art and Drama

Find out how Greenfaulds High School used Alpha, a graphic novel about a young man's desperate journey from Northern Africa to Europe, as inspiration for a cross-curricular project exploring the stories of refugees through art and drama.

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Bessora and Sarah Ardizzone on Authors Live

5 Things We Learned from Bessora and Sarah Ardizzone at Authors Live

Get insight into writing and translating stories of migration from Bessora and Sarah Ardizzone at our recent Authors Live broadcast.

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Group photo of pupils with Marcus

Inside Authors Live with Marcus Sedgwick

Claudia and Ben from St Aidan's High School write about their experience at Authors Live: Marcus Sedgwick

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Liz Pichon drawing

5 Things We Learned from Liz Pichon at Authors Live

Catch up with our Authors Live broadcast featuring the bestselling author of the Tom Gates series, Liz Pichon.

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Jackie Kay Authors Live

5 Things We Learned from Jackie Kay at Authors Live

Catch up with our special Authors Live broadcast for National Poetry Day, featuring Jackie Kay, MiKo Berry and Jenny Lindsay!

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5 Things we Learned from Danny Wallace at Authors Live

Catch up with our special Authors Live broadcast with Danny Wallace for Book Week Scotland 2015!

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