ITEM: A school visit from VAMPIRATES author Justin Somper.
DETAIL: Justin Somper, author of the VAMPIRATES sequence and the two ALLIES & ASSASSINS novels, is offering a half-day in your school, at a mutually agreeable date in the autumn 2017 term. The session will be composed of a one hour talk (including Q&A) to as many students of a relevant age (Years 5 – 8) as you can muster, plus an hour-long writing workshop for up to 30 students.
BIO: Justin Somper is the author of 8 novels for young people, and is currently working away on number 9! He is best known for the award-winning VAMPIRATES sequence, which is published in 35 countries and 25 languages and also for his two ALLIES & ASSASSINS novels, also published around the world. You can find out more about him at vampirates.co.uk, alliesandassassins.com, Facebook.com/JustinSomperAuthor and @JustinSomper.
WHO CAN BID: Any school anywhere in the UK can bid. Justin will cover any transport and/or accommodation costs himself. The event is appropriate for Years 5-6 in Primary School and Years 7-8 in Secondary.