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Sara Sheridan

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Email office@sarasheridan.com
Local authority: Edinburgh City
Languages: English
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Mostly I am a big swot. Writing is my dream job because I get to hang out in libraries, read a lot, tell stories and play around with words. I have been fascinated by stories since I was a child in Edinburgh and I always say that my imagination is my most important muscle. I am absolutely obsessed with female history and all of my work relates in some way to memorialising the lives of women from the past. (Photo credit: Bethany Grace)

Websites featuring the author

Local authorities can visit

Aberdeen; 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

Mentoring; Panel event; Reading; Talk; Workshop

Topics of work

Activism & protest; Adventure; Characters of colour & BAME characters; Class & society; Coasts, seas & oceans; Crime fiction; Emigration & immigration; Historical fiction; History; Mystery & thriller; Picture books; Politics; Travel writing; World War 2

Age groups published for

Teens; Adults

Age groups can work with

15-18; Adults

Audience size

0-10; 11-30; 31-100; 100-500; 500+