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Story mapping with Vashti Hardy

Part of the Connected: Polar series

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As part of the Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour's Connected: Polar series, award-winning writer Vashti Hardy, author of the Brightstorm series, shares a fun technique which allows you to create a story arc using zero words… wait, what? Surely that’s not possible…

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