I’m doing three events at the Hay Festival this year! And one of them is with two of my all-time favourite writers, Geraldine McCaughrean and Candy Gourlay. Here’s a video Candy just made! And you can read about our event in Candy’s festival blog post here.
My event with Anne Cottringer (writer of our book When Titus Took the Train) is already sold out, but you can still book tickets for these events:
Geraldine McCaughrean & Candy Gourlay: Monday 30 May 2011, 4pm
Humour and quirkiness sit at the very heart of these two new adventures; join their authors as they reveal how they put spark into their writing. Chaired by Sarah McIntyre. Details here
Sarah McIntyre: Cartoon Creations: Tuesday 31 May 2011, 10am
Hurrah! We’ve got our hands on this inspired illustrator and comics creator for a whole hour. So come and meet her cartoon friends and learn super-secret tips on how to invent your own characters. Bring a pad and pencil! Details here
I’m a big fan of both of the books we’ll be discussing, Pull Out All the Stops by Geraldine and Tall Story by Candy. Here’s my fan art and a review of Geraldine’s book:
And Candy’s book: