Upcoming Authors Live Events

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Emily MacKenzie

Thursday 16 May

Nursery to P3

Emily MacKenzie will be joining us to celebrate Bookbug Week 2019 by sharing her hilarious book 'There's Broccoli in my Ice Cream!'

Bring your pencil and paper to join in and draw-along with Emily!

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Elizabeth Laird and Lauren St James

World Oceans Day with Lauren St John and Elizabeth Laird

Thursday 6 June

P4-7

Join Lauren St John and Elizabeth Laird to explore the challenges facing our planet today, and how we can work together to protect to oceans. 

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Konnie Huq

Konnie Huq

Thursday 12 September

P4-7

Join Konnie as she shares her debut novel, Cookie and the Most Annoying Boy in the World and gives insights into her career as a writer.

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Nikesh Shukla

International Men's Day with Nikesh Shukla

Tuesday 19 November

S1-6

This International Men’s Day, Nikesh will be discussing his latest novel The Boxer, and why it’s so important to talk about mental wellbeing.

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Kwame Alexander

Kwame Alexander

Thursday 30 January 2020

S1-6

Join us as Kwame discusses his career as a writer and why he thinks poetry is such a powerful way of telling stories. 

Coming soon

If you have any queries about Authors Live, please contact rosie.sim@scottishbooktrust.com.

Authors Live is a joint production between Scottish Book Trust and BBC Scotland Learning and funded by Creative Scotland.

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