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Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour: Fighting Fantasy: You Are The Hero with Ian Livingstone

Applications for this event are now closed.

Applications for this event are now closed.

Ian Livingstone CBE is a fantasy author, entrepreneur and games legend best known for co-founding prominent games company Games Workshop and Fighting Fantasy, a series of role-playing gamebooks, many of which were written by Ian.

Ian will talk about the origins of the Fighting Fantasy series, how it has grown in popularity and how schools can embrace games as an effective tool for learning and creativity. Ian will also discuss his writing process, including tips for young writers. This is a brilliant event for budding writers, readers and gamers alike.

Live virtual events will go ahead with a limited schools audience. We'll then share a recording of the event on our website to watch on demand. Applications are open to anyone who wants to join live.

Find out more about Fighting Fantasy(this will open in a new window)

When: Friday 28 January 2022

Who: Primary and Secondary schools

Platform (digital event): Microsoft Teams

Cost: Fully funded

Audience: P6–S3 (ages 9–15)

Deadline: Thursday 20 January, 12 noon

To take part in a digital event, please make sure you have access to:

1. Large screen with ability to receive video calls including speakers and microphone

2. High speed internet to accommodate video streaming

If you have any questions or comments, please contact fraser.napier@scottishbooktrust.com(this will open in a new window)