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Authors Live: Rachel Bright and Jim Field

Rachel Bright and Jim Field, creators of The Lion Inside share their new picture book, The Gecko and The Echo!

Rachel Bright shares her tips for creating loveable and memorable characters and rhyming stories and Jim Field will show us how to draw their latest character, Goldy the Gecko! Rachel and Jim are the creators of treasured family favourites The Lion Inside, The Koala Who Could, The Squirrels who Squabbled and many more. In their latest story The Gecko and The Echo, they explore how treating others with kindness makes the world a better place for us all to live in.

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Register now to join in with this live digital event. After registering, you will be emailed a link to watch along live.

The recorded event will also be available to watch afterwards in our Authors Live on Demand library(this will open in a new window).

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If you would like to send questions for Rachel to answer during the event, please get in touch with schools@scottishbooktrust.com(this will open in a new window). You can also ask questions live during the broadcast using #BBCAuthorsLive on Twitter.

Date: Tuesday 4 October

Time: 11–11.40am

Age range: P1-3