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How To Train Your Dragon with Cressida Cowell at Stirling Castle

Join Cressida Cowell, Waterstones Children's Laureate and the award-winning author of the How to Train Your Dragon and The Wizards of Once series in the spectacular setting of Stirling Castle for this inspirational event!


Cressida talks about her latest book, The Wizards of Once: Never and Forever and shares tips on becoming an author and illustrator. Cressida also reveals how her childhood on a remote Scottish island inspired her wildly popular How to Train Your Dragon series – unmissable!

Scottish Friendly Assurance

Scottish Friendly Assurance has been sponsoring the tour for over 20 years(this link will open in a new window). Through its support, The Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour reaches an average of 6,000 children every year in a vast range of communities, from rural schools with as few as 8 pupils to 2,000 seat theatres. Scottish Friendly Assurance is a progressive and modern financial services group, which has been around for over 150 years. It provides investors and families with a wide range of financial products.You can find out more about Scottish Friendly on their website(this link will open in a new window).