Amy Sparkes

Writing for Children Workshop
Saturday 19 September 2015
10am | Playhouse | Tickets: £20
Box office: tel 01395 445275 | Festival bookings are now closed

Amy Sparkes

Amy Sparkes is a children’s author based in Devon. She lives with her husband, five young children, a cat and a sock goblin called Arthur. Her first book, Hodge the Hedgehog, appeared on CBeebies storytime and her 2013 book Do Not Enter the Monster Zoo was short-listed for The Roald Dahl Funny Prize and the Booktrust Best Book Award. Her latest books are The Mouse Who Sailed the Seas and The Goodnight Star.

A regular performer in schools and bookshops, Amy will give a workshop for adults who would like to write picture books for children. She will talk about the process of creating characters, visualising and crafting stories and ensuring everything is fun.

Come along and learn how to keep your children or grandchildren amused and entertained for hours!

TICKET INFORMATION
Online booking will be available on Friday 24th July, commencing 5pm.
The Festival Box Office opens on Monday 27th July 2015.

WHEN TO BOOK
Online Bookings – Friday 24th July, from 5pm.
Friends Priority Bookings (in person & by post) – Monday 20th July 2015, from 10am.
General Bookings (in person & by post) – Monday 27th July 2015, from 10am.

Amy Sparkes