Alison Lock, Let’s make a fantasy world!

Tuesday 25th October Birkby Fartown Library 10.00am-12 pm Batley Library 2.00-4.00 pm Alison’s latest book, Maysun and the Wingfish, is set in a fantasy world. In this workshop young writers will learn how to construct their own fictional world, looking at elements such as planets and climate, history and language, magic and rules, people and customs. Age 11-18 years Free entry Book via your local … Continue reading Alison Lock, Let’s make a fantasy world!

Joanne Harris: From Tricksters to Tweeting

  Tuesday 25th October, Town Hall Reception Room, 7pm Joanne Harris is perhaps best known for novels such as the phenomenally successful and engaging Chocolat, but there’s much more to Joanne’s work than this. Joanne is a versatile writer who moves seemingly effortlessly between genres, from crime to mythology. Join Joanne as she talks about what draws her to mythology, the fantastic and the gothic – and to … Continue reading Joanne Harris: From Tricksters to Tweeting