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Why meeting authors matters for young writers

At Inkpots, it’s always an absolute delight to welcome an author along to run a workshop or visit one of our clubs. We have recently been lucky enough to be visited by not just one author but three! Laura Ellen Anderson came down from London on a particularly murky Saturday afternoon in mid-November, to run […]

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Author Alice Reeves visits Inkpots

We were absolutely delighted to welcome Alice Reeves, author of the Truth and Tails series of children’s books, to Inkpots on Monday 6 November. Alice spent some time with the children of our Southway Junior School Monday group, and it was a really good excuse for cake! She read one of her stories, we did […]

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The Inkpots Interview: Alice Reeves

Thanks for joining us Alice – tell us a little bit about Truth and Tails:   Truth & Tails is a joint venture between me (author Alice Reeves) and illustrator Phoebe Kirk. I first met Phoebe back in 2014 at an event for creatives at which she was speaking, and loved both her talk and […]

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The Inkpots Interview: Laura Ellen Anderson

We’re delighted that Laura Ellen Anderson, author of Amelia Fang and the Barbaric Ball, and contributor to The Phoenix Comic, answered some of our questions. Thanks so much Laura! Did you do lots of drawing at primary school? Oh, I LOVED to draw at Primary School. Whenever I had the chance to draw or illustrate […]

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