The 2017 Schools Programme is kindly sponsored by Martin Grant Homes

Rob Lloyd Jones Jake Atlas and the Tomb of the Emerald Snake Rob Lloyd Jones, trained Egyptologist and award-winning author of Wild Boy, invites you to hear all about his new book: Jake Atlas and the Tomb of the Emerald Snake. A rip-roaring, sun-drenched middle-grade adventure book about a globetrotting family of treasure hunters after Egyptian artefacts. Come and enjoy as Rob guides through the mysterious tombs of ancient Egypt, his own adventures and those of Jake Atlas himself. @RLloydJones

Rob Lloyd Jones

Jake Atlas and the Tomb of the Emerald Snake

Rob Lloyd Jones, trained Egyptologist and award-winning author of Wild Boy, invites you to hear all about his new book: Jake Atlas and the Tomb of the Emerald Snake. A rip-roaring, sun-drenched middle-grade adventure book about a globetrotting family of treasure hunters after Egyptian artefacts. Come and enjoy as Rob guides through the mysterious tombs of ancient Egypt, his own adventures and those of Jake Atlas himself.

@RLloydJones

Katherine Webber Wings Jones Katherine works for reading charity BookTrust and is the author of uplifting and refreshing debut, Wing Jones. This is a story of family, tragedy and love – and what you can achieve with optimism and belief in yourself. @kwebberwrites

Katherine Webber

Wings Jones

Katherine works for reading charity BookTrust and is the author of uplifting and refreshing debut, Wing Jones. This is a story of family, tragedy and love – and what you can achieve with optimism and belief in yourself.

@kwebberwrites

Emma Dodd I Love... Emma Dodd is an award-winning, local children’s author and illustrator. Be prepared for stories aplenty, and get your creative juices flowing with some drawing and interactive activities, picking up tips and tricks along the way! @emmadodd2

Emma Dodd

I Love...

Emma Dodd is an award-winning, local children’s author and illustrator.

Be prepared for stories aplenty, and get your creative juices flowing with some drawing and interactive activities, picking up tips and tricks along the way!

@emmadodd2

Irena Brignull The Hawkweed Legacy Meet brilliant author, Irena Brignull and learn all about the creative process of writing teen fiction. Irena is a successful screenwriter who has worked on a wealth of films including The Boxtrolls, Shakespeare in Love and Captain Corelli's Mandolin! Her books, The Hawkweed Prophecy and The Hawkweed Legacy, feature witches, friendship and a fight for what’s right… @irenabrignull

Irena Brignull

The Hawkweed Legacy

Meet brilliant author, Irena Brignull and learn all about the creative process of writing teen fiction.


Irena is a successful screenwriter who has worked on a wealth of films including The BoxtrollsShakespeare in Love and Captain Corelli's Mandolin! Her books, The Hawkweed Prophecy and The Hawkweed Legacy, feature witches, friendship and a fight for what’s right…

@irenabrignull

M G Leonard Beetle Queen M G Leonard talks about the wickedly wonderful sequel to the bestselling Beetle Boy which won the Waterstones’ Children’s Book of the Month. The story follows Darkus, Bertolt and Virginia and their beetle pals as they investigate the wicked ‘Beetle Queen’ Lucretia Cutter. @mglnrd

M G Leonard

Beetle Queen

M G Leonard talks about the wickedly wonderful sequel to the bestselling Beetle Boy which won the Waterstones’ Children’s Book of the Month. The story follows Darkus, Bertolt and Virginia and their beetle pals as they investigate the wicked ‘Beetle Queen’ Lucretia Cutter.

@mglnrd

Schools involved this year...

Shere Infant School, St. Peter's Catholic School, Longacre School, Wonersh & Shamley Green, Holy Trinity, Boxgrove, Sandfield, Busy Hill, King Edward's, Barrow Hills School, Royal Grammar School, Kings College, Glebelands, Broadwater, Rodborough, Tormead School Howard of Effingham & Park Mead.