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KS2 Author Visit
Joffre White will be in school on 19.3.19.
Joffre is the author of popular novels; Earthland, Frog, Frog and the Sandspiders of Aridian and Frog and the Tree of Spells. If your child would like to purchase personally signed copies of the Frog fantasy series, they will be available to buy on the day along with his teen/young adult dystopian adventure Earthland, at a discount price. Paperback £8.00 each (RRP £8.99), Frog Trilogy £24.00, Earthland paperback £8.00 (RRP £8.99). Cash or cheques made payable to B R J White.
Joffre has been touring since 2010, taking in venues across the UK, featuring on BBC Radio programmes and appearing at events including Appledore Book Festival, Hampshire Children in Care Awards, Penzance Literary Festival, International Kid’s Lit Quiz Belfast, The Frome Festival and much more! Joffre has now made more than 700 appearances with return visits requested regularly.
Joffre is a member of the National Association of Writers in Education and a UK Patron of Reading. He actively promotes the importance of reading, literacy and creative writing by visiting primary and secondary schools, colleges, libraries and literary events in the UK delivering his acclaimed interactive, motivational and inspiring sessions designed to excite and energise young people’s imagination and interest in the power of words.
His talks to all audiences including adults, give a humorous and informative view of an author’s journey, including a wealth of useful and practical information to inspire any would-be practicing writer.
If you would like your child to purchase a book, kindly fill in the slip on the letter sent home with pupils and send it to Mrs Hornby with the correct money.