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Authors Live Calendar

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  • Fri 29 Jan 2016

    • 11:00
      BBC Pacific Quay

      One of the UK’s best loved teen writers reads, discusses and answers questions about his inspiration for his novel The Ghosts of Heaven.

      Marcus Sedgwick
  • Thu 17 Mar 2016

    • 11:00
      BBC Pacific Quay

      Chris and co-author Joanna Nadin talk about their new cycling adventure series, Flying Fergus.

      Chris Hoy & Joanna Nadin
  • Thu 19 May 2016

    • 11:00
      BBC Pacific Quay

      Grab a pencil and join Ed Vere as he talks about great stories, reads and draws.

      Ed Vere
  • Thu 9 Jun 2016

    • 11:00
      BBC Pacific Quay

      Queen of Teen winner, Juno Dawson discusses her non-fiction book about mental health.

      Juno Dawson
  • Sun 14 Aug 2016

    • 12:00
      Edinburgh

      The CBeebies presenter and author Cerrie Burnell shares her passion for stories, reveals how she went from television presenter to writer, and explains what it takes to turn your love of reading into stories of your own.

      Cerrie Burnell
  • Fri 26 Aug 2016

    • 11:00
      Edinburgh

      Steve is the bestselling author of many books for Primary 4-7, including Stop Those Monsters! and Magic Ink. He will be speaking about his hilarious action adventure stories.

      Steve Cole
  • Thu 15 Sep 2016

    • 11:00
      BBC Pacific Quay

      Writer and translator Matthew Fitt explores the Scots language through his translations of some of Roald Dahl’s most ‘gallus’ stories.

      Matthew Fitt
  • Thu 6 Oct 2016

    • 11:00
      BBC Pacific Quay

      Author Bessora and translator Sarah Ardizzone discuss their graphic novel Alpha: Abidjan to Gare du Nord and tell how one man’s desperate journey has been captured, translated and made available to the world. The event is aimed at 14 to 18 year olds.

      Bessora and Sarah Ardizzone
  • Thu 27 Oct 2016

  • Thu 24 Nov 2016

    • 11:00
      BBC Pacific Quay

      Best-selling author Lauren Child speaks about her popular Ruby Redfort series, including the most recent title in the series Blink and You Die.

      Lauren Child