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Lynne Rickards

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Contact: l.rickards@freeuk.com
Local authority: Glasgow City
Languages: English
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Lynne is available for readings in schools, libraries and book festivals. She can give creative writing and poetry workshops, as well as talks to young people or adults about the process of publishing a picture book. She is happy to read to children 0-5 and 5-8, and do workshops and talks with the 8-12s.

For younger audiences, she combines story reading with question and answer time and craft sessions based on her books' themes and illustrations.

Local authorities can visit

Aberdeen City; Aberdeenshire; Angus; Argyll and Bute; Clackmannanshire; Dumfries and Galloway; Dundee; East Ayrshire; East Dunbartonshire; East Lothian; East Renfrewshire; Edinburgh City; Falkirk; Fife; Glasgow City; Highland; Inverclyde; Midlothian; Moray; Na h-Eileanan Siar (Western Isles); North Ayrshire; North Lanarkshire; Orkney Islands; Perth and Kinross; Renfrewshire; Scottish Borders; Shetland; South Ayrshire; South Lanarkshire; Stirling; West Dunbartonshire; West Lothian

Events can deliver

Reading; Talk; Workshop

Audience can work with

Adult learners; Vulnerable adults

Topics of work

Animals; Childhood; Discrimination & prejudice; Family; First experiences for younger readers; Food; Friendship; Health including mental health & wellbeing; Picture books; Rhyming books for younger readers

Age groups published for


Age groups can work with

3-5; 6-8

Audience size

0-10; 11-30; 31-100