Tours & Events

James Carter Video Resource

James Carter's Tips for Performing Poetry

James Carter gives us his top tips for performing poetry, filmed on location in Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire as part of the Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour.

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Matt Whyman - author of The Savages

6 Questions on Writing for Matt Whyman

Pupils from Websters High School in Angus grill The Savages author for writing tips

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Marcus Sedgwick in the Western Isles

Marcus Sedgwick's Steps to Perfect Plotting

The award-wining king of modern gothic shares his storytelling secrets - from a beach in Barra!

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Bonnybridge Library mural image

The Art of Reading: Murals for Book Week Scotland

A short documentary on how we painted murals on libraries across Scotland!

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The Etherington Brothers

The Etherington Brothers: Top 5 Writing Tips

The Etherington Brothers give us their top five tips for writing, filmed on location (at a mini-golf course) as part of the Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour.

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Peter Bently Tour: Cats Ahoy!

Peter Bently Tour: Cats Ahoy!

Peter Bently performs his brilliant picture book, Cats Ahoy!, at St. Madoes Primary School

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Peter Bently Tour: The Shark in the Dark

Peter Bently Tour: Shark in the Dark

Pupils from St. Madoes Primary School perform their adaptation of The Shark in the Dark to Peter Bently during our Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour

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Polly Dunbar photograph taken by Michael Prince

Authors Live: Polly Dunbar and Long Nose Puppets

Long Nose Puppets bring Polly Dunbar's Arthur's Dream Boat to life in this special Authors Live event.

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Interview with Louise Walker about Maxwelltown High School's plans for Book Week Scotland

Maxwelltown High School - Book Week Scotland plans

Teacher Louise Walker talks about Maxwelltown High School's plans for Book Week Scotland.

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Interview with Dundee Learning Resources about plans for Book Week Scotland

Dundee Learning Resources interview - Book Week Scotland plans

Hear about Dundee schools' plans for Book Week Scotland in an interview with Moira Foster and Elaine Halliburton.

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