Storytelling

Pamela Butchart

Authors Live: Pamela Butchart

We were delighted to be joined by award-winning author and Blue Peter badge holder Pamela Butchart for a fun-filled Authors Live broadcast!

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Viv at Authors Live

Authors Live: Vivian French

Vivian explores her love of stories, and gives a sneak-peek into how she creates her own books. She even comes up with a completely new story with the audience, and reads from her book The Adventures of Alfie Onion.

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Authors Live: David Melling

Authors Live: David Melling

Enjoy a storytelling and draw a long event with David Melling and his special guest, Hugless Douglass. Pupils can even enjoy taking part in a sing-a-long with Hugless in a chorus of ‘Heads, Shoulders Knees and Toes!’. Be sure to have pencil and paper ready and be limbered up ready to sing! 

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Mairi Hedderwick with an audience of school children

Authors Live: The Making of Katie Morag with Mairi Hedderwick

Watch Mairi Hedderwick's special Book Week Scotland broadcast

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Storytellers Lari Don, Peter Chand and Mara Menzies

Authors Live: Storytelling Relay

To celebrate the Queen's Baton Relay setting off on its journey around the Commonwealth we brought together storytellers Peter Chand, Lari Don and Mara Menzies (from India, Scotland & Kenya) to share traditional tales from their homeland in this storytelling relay

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Polly Dunbar photograph taken by Michael Prince

Authors Live: Polly Dunbar and Long Nose Puppets

Set sail on the high seas for a magical adventure with Polly Dunbar and Long Nose Puppets.

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James Mayhew illustrating

Authors Live: James Mayhew

Illustrator James Mayhew talks about his Katie series and paints an illustration live!

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