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Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour: Joseph Elliott

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Joseph Elliott is the award-winning author of the Shadow Skye trilogy, as well as a popular children's television actor (CBeebies' Swashbuckle) and script writer. He will be joining the Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour in November for a series of unmissable school events in Inverclyde, Renfrewshire, South Ayrshire and East Ayrshire.

For audiences of whole or mulitple year groups

Joseph Elliott will share stories from his life as an actor and author, explore themes of difference and acceptance, give insight into the publishing process, as well as innovative and practical tips for writing your own stories. Joseph will also lead an interactive quiz, and take part in a Q&A with your pupils.

For groups of up to 30 pupils

Joseph is able to lead any of the following writing workshops, all of which encourage pupils to express themselves creatively in a relaxed and informal environment. Please specify which workshop you are interested in when you complete your application.

1. Unlocking creativity: Magical beasts

2. Creating LGBTQ+ characters

3. Scriptwriting masterclass

Find out more about Joseph Elliott(this link will open in a new window)

When: 6–10 November 2023

Where: Your school (Inverclyde, Renfrewshire, East Ayrshire, South Ayrshire)

Cost: Fully funded

Audience: P7–S2. Audiences of all sizes will be considered.

Deadline for applications: Friday 29 September

Applications are now closed. This page is for information only.