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Kids are made for writing stories: their powers of imagination are much more alive than those of adults and they have a wonderfully fresh and original way of seeing the world. I hope that parents and kids will find this section useful. I will be launching competitions as well as posting writing exercises and writing prompts. Please also see details of my mentoring scheme.

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Writing Workshop: Creating Authentic Young Voices

I was recently asked to go to the NHPR (New Hampshire Public Radio) studios to record a 10 Minutes Writer’s Workshop, which is released both on air and in podcast form. It’s a show I love and I feel honoured to be interviewed alongside greats like Jonathan Safron-Foer, Emma Donoghue, Colson Whitehead and Salman Rushdie! […]

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