BOOK NOW FOR 2014
Children's Book Week
30th June - 4th July
National Non-Fiction Day
Thursday 6th November
Tuesday 11th November
BOOK NOW FOR 2015
World Book Day 2015
Thursday 5th March
BOOK ME FOR A
"I was having so much fun,
I didn't realise I was learning anything, but I was!"
Comment from a Y6 child
"John motivated and
challenged our children.
I have no hesitation in recommending him."
Comment from a Literacy Leader
Make a Non-Fiction Book Workshop Pack
Primary schools – you can buy my Make a Non-Fiction Book role-play workshop to deliver in school yourselves for Y3–Y6.
Click here for details.
★ Children's author from Cheshire,
★ National Literacy Trust Reading Champion
★ Experienced school visitor, presenting
literacy workshops, talks and readings
to children from Reception to Y9
★ Motivational school visitor – see the
School Visits | Workshops
pages to discover what I can do for schools
★ My book The Story of the First World War for Children chosen as Children's Book of the Week (The Times, 26 April).
★ "My Dear M&F ..." From a collection of trench letters, hear the words of Corporal Frederick Horsnell, on active service on the Western Front, writing to his parents in Essex – and the moving story of his older brother Charles, killed in action in November 1914.
First World War sessions – click here for details