Blog Posts tagged: graphic novels

Collage of illustrated Beano characters

Happy Birthday Beano!

This year marks the 80th birthday of Beano. To celebrate, we invited them to share some little-known facts about everyone's favourite comic.

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Comic Books

5 Events for Comic Book Lovers at Aye Write!

If you're keen on comics or graphic novels, we've got 5 great events for you at this year's Aye Write! festival.

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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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Getting Started as a Writer: Chris Kelso Shares His Tips

Scottish writer, illustrator, editor and journalist Chris Kelso shares tips for writers who're just getting started.

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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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Claire Marchant-Collier... reading

My year of reading one book a week in 2013

Claire Marchant-Collier set herself a reading challenge last January. How did she get on?

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Pupils from the cast of the SKINT! dramatic adaptation

Looking at money across the curriculum

How one school used Skint! to teach students about budgeting, drama, and even how coins are created

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