ITEM: A virtual school or library visit by award-winning author Sophia Bennett, who will answer all your questions about writing, and what it’s like to be a writer.
DETAILS: Sophia regularly gives school and library visits around the country, as well as teaching writing for children on various university and other courses. This Q&A can be adapted to any audience from Year 5 to adults.
BIO: Sophia is the author of the international bestselling THREADS series, winner of the Times/Chicken House Prize and several other novels for teens, including THE LOOK and LOVE SONG. She wanted to be a writer since she was small, and now she gets to do it, teach it and talk about it all the time. She likes to write about brave young people battling big issues both now and in history. She calls her books ‘glittery urban realism’: easy to read, but with a dark side, and plenty to think about. www.sophiabennett.com
WHO CAN BID: Worldwide.