EdBookFest 2012 Programme Launched

Earlier today the Edinburgh Book Festival Programme for 2012 was launched, which invites visiting authors and audience members to rethink the world around us. Details, including a download link, are available here:  http://www.edbookfest.co.uk/news/the-2012-programme-rethinking-the-world-around-us Here’s an extract about the Children’s Programme: Prolific and hugely popular children’s writer Vivian French is our Guest Selector for the RBS Children’s… Continue reading EdBookFest 2012 Programme Launched

Scottish Book Trust: David Walliams Online Event

New on the Creativity Portal: Scottish Book Trust will be starting its new Authors Live programme with two online events. These events are free and are available to watch live for everyone in the UK. David Walliams: 10 May 2012, 11 am, P4-7, ages 8-12 You have seen him on your TV; now watch him on… Continue reading Scottish Book Trust: David Walliams Online Event

World Book Day

If you haven’t signed up for the NLN on the 8th of March yet, please contact Margaret margaret.mcguinness@educationscotland.gov.uk as soon as possible. The key note speaker will be the author Nicola Morgan and there will be a choice of workshops and time to share ideas. World Book Day  As you may also be aware, it is… Continue reading World Book Day

MICHAEL MORPURGO’S WAR HORSE &nbsp Friday 4TH November…

MICHAEL MORPURGO’S WAR HORSE   Friday 4TH November, 6.00pm, Lennoxlove Book Festival, Lennoxlove House, Haddington, East Lothian Tickets usually £13 but offering to Creativity Portal and eduBuzz users at £9 The power of stories transcends age and although Michael Morpurgo’s principal readership is young, this classic tale tugs at the heart of everyone who hears… Continue reading MICHAEL MORPURGO’S WAR HORSE &nbsp Friday 4TH November…