11th – Middle Grade Extravaganza at Waterstones Glasgow, Sauchiehall Street. Get your free tickets at Eventbrite.
The event will launch The True Colours of Coral Glen by Juliette Forrest, and it will feature Victoria Williamson, poet Louise Peterkin and myself alongside her, with readings and a panel. Can’t wait!
17th – SEALL Skye – I’ll be appearing alongside Maggie Craig, authority on all things Jacobite history and FANTASTIC fiction and non-fiction writer, at this Skye festival where I’ll be running a workshop on creating place and time in our writing.
I’ll also be visiting the Edinburgh International Book Festival where my books are going to be on the shelves!
19th – I’ll be visiting the beautiful Sherborne School in Dorset where every new pupil in 3rd Form will be given a copy of Wilderness Wars.
I’m in discussion with several other schools about school visits in September.
3rd-5th – NessBookFest. I volunteer at this fantastic free book festival in Inverness.
14th – Stories of the Sea, Aberdeen Museums and Galleries
15th – Puppet Power Workshop, Aberdeen Museums and Galleries
17th – Juggling the smuggling: Word on the Street Festival, Dingwall