An Audience with Geraldine McCaughrean
This FREE professional development event is open to teachers, student teachers, governors, parents and higher education professionals.
5:30pm - 7:00pm Wednesday February 20th, 2019
Keynote: Geraldine McCaughrean
Wednesday 20 February 2019
GERALDINE McCAUGHREAN is one of today’s most successful and highly regarded children’s authors. She has won the CILIP Carnegie Medal twice: first in 1988 with A Pack of Lies and again in 2018 with Where the World Ends. She’s won the IBW Book Award 2018, the Whitbread Children’s Book Award three times, the Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize, the Smarties Bronze Award four times, the prestigious U.S. Printz Award and the Blue Peter Book of the Year Award. She was chosen to write the official sequel to J. M. Barrie’s Peter Pan,Peter Pan in Scarlet, which was published to wide critical acclaim. Geraldine will talk about her extraordinary writing for children throughout her long and prestigious career. There will be an opportunity at the end of the evening to buy and have books signed.
Event organised in partnership with Just Imagine and UKLA
Book your free place at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/an-audience-with-geraldine-mccaughrean-tickets-54282264715